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Mon July 16, 2012 By:

A MONKEY IS SITTING ON A TREE. A HUNTER FIRES A BULLET TO KILL HIM. AT THE SAME TIME MONKEY FALLS DOWNWARDS. WILL THE BULLET STRIKE HIM?

Expert Reply
Mon July 16, 2012
Yes the monkey will die providing that at the time of firing, monkey was at the same horizontal level as hunter. It will happen so because, as the bullet was fired, its downward velocity was 0 same as monkey so both will travel same distance downwards and bullet will strike monkey
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