Marble Course#

Two marbles travel in track as part of a Rube Goldberg machine. Both marbles cross line \(C\) at the same time, and flow at a their maximum speed. The maximum horizontal acceleration for marble A is \({{params.max_acc_A}}g\) with \(R\_{A} = {{params.ra}} in\) and for marble B is \({{params.max_acc_B}}g\) with \(R\_{B} = {{params.rb}} in\). The angle \(\theta = {{params.angle}}^{\circ}\).


Question Text#

Determine the distance \(\gamma\) which the second marble has yet to go along its path to reach line \(D\) when the first marble reaches it.

Answer Section#

Please enter in a numeric value in \(in\).


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