Posted by **cristian** on Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 11:41pm.

if a ballon gets launched at 60mi/hr at an angle of 38 degrees. How far will it travel in meters?

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**drwls**, Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 11:53pm
A ball or a balloon?

Balloons are not launched at a high speed, and have appreciable aerodynamic drag and buoyancy.

You probably mean "ball"

60 mph is 88 ft/s or 26.8 m/s

An object launched at A degrees and velocity V travels

(2V^2/g) * sinAcosA

That formula will give you the answer in meters if you use V = 26.8 m/s, a = 38 degrees and g = 9.8 m/s^2

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**Anonymous**, Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 1:17am
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**Anonymous**, Sunday, September 19, 2010 at 11:15pm
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thanks that really helped me !

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**Trevor**, Sunday, September 19, 2010 at 11:16pm
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