Question : 1. 2 particles are undergoing projectile motion. What is the nature of the path of one particle observed from other particle? Reply : You have asked extremely intelligent question and we would like to understand where you are getting stuck on this question, once we are clear, we would be able to explain things better. Team, Topper Learning

Asked by A M | 27th Aug, 2010, 06:18: PM

Expert Answer:

The nature of path will still be another parabola.
If the observer is moving then we have to subtract the coordinates of the observer from the measured coordinates of the observed object. 
Since trajectory in projectile motion is a parabola, hence we might need to just subtract one parabola from another which still leave another parabola.

Answered by  | 27th Aug, 2010, 09:58: PM

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