Posted by **Hannah** on Friday, May 25, 2012 at 12:24pm.

A football is kicked with a speed of 18 m/s at an angle of 65° to the horizontal.

How long is the football in the air? Neglect air resistance

Would I use the equation

y=y0 + voy t -1/2gt^2 ?

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**Steve**, Friday, May 25, 2012 at 1:11pm
that is correct. All you care about is the height.

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**drwls**, Friday, May 25, 2012 at 1:12pm
Yes, with voy = 18 sin65 = 16.31 m/s

Set y = yo and solve for t

gt/2 = voy

t = 2*voy/g

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