posted by rolando on .
an autographed baseball rolls off of a .70m high desk and strikes the floor .25m away from the base of the desk. How fast was it rolling?
Find out how long it takes to fall .7m
.7 = 4.9t^2
Now, with that t, and knowing that the horizontal velocity is constant,
.25 = vt
v = .25/t = .25/√(.7/4.9)