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July 28, 2014

July 28, 2014

Posted by **Alexis** on Friday, February 28, 2014 at 8:56pm.

a) Write parametric equations to model Dawson's kicks

b) Playing in a dome(no outside conditions), what is the maximum length Dawson can successfully make a field goal?

- Pre-Calculus -
**Steve**, Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 6:15amy = v sinθ t - 16t^2

x = v cosθ t

You have θ and v, so plug those in and solve for x when y=10 to get the max goal distance.

or,

y = x tanθ - 16/(v cosθ)^2 x^2

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