@PeterO thank you so much for your help! I got 6.98s for the mortar and 7.86s for the Dr. so it turns out, the mortar needs to be fired 0.7s after the Dr. leaves. I really hope this is correct :). Thank you!
Thank you for your time guys. I have the sketch and I got the main idea, the thing that I cannot understand is, how do I figure out the time it takes for the mortar to hit the ground, if I do not know where it is going to land (how far above the ground)? If delta "y" was it would be no problem...
Homework Statement
Dr. Evil runs out to his car which is parked at the bottom of a hill that is inclined with the horizontal at 20(degrees) and blasts up the hill at an acceleration of 6 m/s2. James Bond runs out behind Dr. Evil to a mortar that is located conveniently exactly where Dr...