Posted by **Rachael** on Monday, October 3, 2011 at 6:03pm.

A football is punted up into the air and it lands 5 seconds later. How high did the did the football reach it's highest point and when does it reach this height?

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**Henry**, Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 8:30pm
t(up) = t(dn) = 5/2 = 2.5s.

Vf = Vo + gt,

Vo = Vf - gt,

Vo = 0 - (-9.8)*2.5 = 24.5m/s.

h = (Vf^2 - Vo^2) / 2g,

h = (0 - (24.5)^2 / -19.6 = 30.6m.

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