Monthly Archives: August 2012

Hitting a Golf Ball on the Moon: Solution

This is just a follow-up in response to a couple of requests for a solution to last week’s problem about hitting a golf ball on the Moon.  Given the speed of the club face m/s, and the acceleration due to … Continue reading

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Hitting a Golf Ball on the Moon

Problem: How far can you hit a golf ball on the Moon? Ok, that was intentionally vague.  I’ll make it more precise shortly.  But first, I took a slightly roundabout path in getting to this problem.  Last week, I read … Continue reading

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