They mainly throw BIG rocks
Varies dependent on scale, overall size, tension, etc.
the purpose of a trebuchet is that it can throw heavy things in war
It can throw as far as 10 kilometres away at an avg speed of 70km/h like how people in the past use during wars.
The difference is that the trebuchet sling the stone or fireballs .A catapult doesn't sling and it doesn't carry as much weight
I think a Trebuchet can shoot farther. Feel free to edit this post if you find proof that this is incorrect.
As far as i know there are three: the basic catapult, trebuchet, and the floating arm trebuchet.
They all throw a stone, rock or arrow.
Interestingly enough it is, just not for military uses. There is a contest called, "Punkin Chunkin" every year that has a trebuchet division. There are also several performance artists who throw things with trebuchet.
a trebuchet is a type of catapult. it used a counter weight
In some ways, yes. A trebuchet can hurl objects farther and higher than a catapult, but a catapult can throw with more force.
A device called a Catapult. Answer 2 Also a trebuchet
Trebuchets were used to throw stones--or dead animals--with great accuracy.