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Problem 2.16: Playing constant acceleration putt-putt golf
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Shown is a red golf ball that you are to putt into the green hole (position is given in centimeters and time is given in seconds). Two time-dependent obstacles are in your way. Find the initial velocity and the acceleration that will score a hole-in-one. Show all your work leading up to this velocity and acceleration. Restart.