Posted by eric on Monday, August 8, 2011 at 2:34am.
A tennis ball is held stationary and then dropped from the roof of a tall building. What will be its velocity after 3.0 s?

science 10  drwls, Monday, August 8, 2011 at 6:01am
V = g*t, where
g = 9.8 m/s^2 (on Earth)
The minus sign is because the acceleration is in the negatve direction, assuming + is up.
V(t=3s)= 29.4 m/s
Air resistance has been neglected. That will slow it down.
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