Posted by Stefanie on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 8:58pm.
A paintball is fired from a gun horizontally with a speed of 110 m/s. If it hits a point 14 cm below the target:
A) What is the total time the paintball is in the air?
B) How far is the target from the paintball?

Physics  PhysicsPro, Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 9:23pm
Simple projectile motion. Draw a picture.

Physics  Steve, Friday, November 30, 2012 at 4:53am
yu have to figure out how long it takes to fall 14 cm
.14 = 4.9t^2
t = 0.169 sec
so, at 110 m/s, the ball travels horizontally 110*.169 = 18.6 m
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