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November 30, 2015
Number of results: 76,854

**physics**

A soccer ball is kicked from the ground with an initial speed of 20.0 m/s at an upward angle of 43.7˚. A player 50.3 m away in the direction of the kick starts running to meet the ball at that instant. What must be his average speed if he is to meet the ball just before ...
*September 25, 2013 by sam*

**physics**

A soccer ball is kicked from the ground with an initial speed of 18.0 m/s at an upward angle of 41.2˚. A player 51.1 m away in the direction of the kick starts running to meet the ball at that instant. What must be his average speed if he is to meet the ball just before ...
*October 3, 2013 by shauna*

**physics**

A soccer ball is kicked from the ground with an initial speed of 19.4 m/s at an upward angle of 49.8˚. A player 48.5 m away in the direction of the kick starts running to meet the ball at that instant. What must be his average speed if he is to meet the ball just before ...
*October 2, 2014 by Alexa*

**science**

A soccer ball is kicked with an initial speed of 8.4 m/s in a direction 22.0° above the horizontal.Find the magnitude and direction of its velocity at the following times. (Take the +x axis to be parallel to the ground, in the direction that the ball is kicked.)0.250 s after ...
*August 10, 2012 by Caitlin*

**Physics**

A place kicker must kick a football from a point 35.0 m (= 38.3 yd) from the goal, and the ball must clear the crossbar, which is 3.05 m high. When kicked, the ball leaves the ground with a speed of 19.8 m/s at an angle of 45.0o to the horizontal. By how much does the ball ...
*February 1, 2015 by Madison*

**Physics**

A player kicks a football from the ground at an angle of 42 degrees above the horizontal with an initial speed of 23m/s. a. How high will the ball rise? b. How long will it be in the air? c. What will be its range?
*November 1, 2013 by Tsunayoshi*

**Physics**

A tennis ball of mass 0.0609 kg is served. It strikes the ground with a velocity of 52.5 m/s (117 mi/h) at an angle of 22.0° below the horizontal. Just after the bounce it is moving at 50.5 m/s at an angle of 17.7° above the horizontal. If the interaction with the ground lasts...
*March 29, 2011 by penny*

**Physics**

A tennis ball of mass 0.0609 kg is served. It strikes the ground with a velocity of 52.5 m/s (117 mi/h) at an angle of 22.0° below the horizontal. Just after the bounce it is moving at 50.5 m/s at an angle of 17.7° above the horizontal. If the interaction with the ground lasts...
*March 28, 2011 by Rob*

**Physics**

A tennis ball of mass 0.0609 kg is served. It strikes the ground with a velocity of 52.5 m/s (117 mi/h) at an angle of 22.0° below the horizontal. Just after the bounce it is moving at 50.5 m/s at an angle of 17.7° above the horizontal. If the interaction with the ground lasts...
*March 27, 2011 by Rob*

**biomechanics**

A Softball is Thrown at an angle of 45 degrees with the horizontal. It leaves the hand 2m above the ground. Its Initial Velocity is 20 m/s . Neglecting all external resistance, how far would it travel ? The point at which it hits the ground is at the same level as the ground ...
*March 18, 2013 by yaya*

**physics**

A Softball is Thrown at an angle of 45 degrees with the horizontal. It leaves the hand 2m above the ground. Its Initial Velocity is 20 m/s . Neglecting all external resistance, how far would it travel ? The point at which it hits the ground is at the same level as the ground ...
*March 18, 2013 by yaya*

**physical**

baseball is hit with a speed of 30.0 m/s at an angle of 50 It lands on the flat roof of a 10m tall nearby building, If the ball was hit when it was 1.5 m above the ground, what horizontal distance does it travel before it lands on the building?
*March 16, 2012 by asem*

**Physics**

A baseball is hit with a speed of 29.0{\rm m/s} at an angle of 44.0{\rm ^\circ} . It lands on the flat roof of a 10.0{\rm m} -tall nearby building. If the ball was hit when it was 1.4{\rm m} above the ground, what horizontal distance does it travel before it lands on the ...
*January 31, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

In a friendly game of handball, you hit the ball essentially at ground level and send it toward the wall with a speed of 14.8 m/s at an angle of 34.1° above the horizontal. How long does it take for the ball to reach the wall if it is 4.10 m away? How high is the ball when it ...
*September 8, 2010 by Morgan*

**physics**

In a friendly game of handball, you hit the ball essentially at ground level and send it toward the wall with a speed of 15 m/s at an angle of 32° above the horizontal. (a) How long does it take for the ball to reach the wall if it is 4.2 m away? (b) How high is the ball when ...
*September 11, 2011 by !!!!*

**Physics**

A ball launched from ground level lands 2.7 s later on a level field 50 m away from the launch point. Find the magnitude of the initial velocity vector and the angle it is above the horizontal. (Ignore any effects due to air resistance.) A. Find the magnitude m/s B. Find the ...
*September 28, 2011 by Kayla*

**physics**

A tennis ball of mass 0.057 kg is served. It strikes the ground with a velocity of 54 m/s (120 mph) at an angle of 21° below the horizontal. Just after the bounce it is moving at 51 m/s at an angle of 19° above the horizontal. If the interaction with the ground lasts 0.064 s, ...
*August 2, 2011 by Ashley*

**Physics**

In a friendly game of handball, you hit the ball essentially at ground level and send it toward the wall with a speed of 25 m/s at an angle of 39 degrees above the horizontal. (a) How long does it take for the ball to reach the wall if it is 3.7 m away? (b) How high is the ...
*February 16, 2010 by Abby*

**Physics**

In a friendly game of handball, you hit the ball essentially at ground level and send it toward the wall with a speed of 16 m/s at an angle of 32° above the horizontal. a) How long does it take for the ball to reach the wall if it is 5.2 m away? (b) How high is the ball when ...
*October 26, 2010 by alex*

**johnny**

A projectile is launched over level ground at a launch angle of 70o with an initial velocity vo. At some later time while the projectile is on its way to the peak in its trajectory, its velocity vector makes an angle of 50o with respect to the horizontal. What is the magnitude...
*July 29, 2013 by franko*

**physics**

A projectile is launched over level ground at a launch angle of 70o with an initial velocity vo. At some later time while the projectile is on its way to the peak in its trajectory, its velocity vector makes an angle of 50o with respect to the horizontal. What is the magnitude...
*July 29, 2013 by billo*

**physics **

A railroad gun of mass M = 2.0 kg fires a shell of mass m =1.0 kg at an angle of theta= 35.0 with respect to the horizontal as measured relative to the gun. After the firing is complete, the final speed of the projectile relative to the gun (muzzle velocity) is v_0 =100.0 m/s...
*November 4, 2013 by ashok*

**physics**

A .15kg ball is dropped from a height of 14 m to the ground below, and hits the ground with a speed of 12 m/s. With what speed would the ball have hit the ground if there were no air resistance? How much work does the air resistance do on the ball?
*October 4, 2010 by Jessica*

**Physics**

An arrow is shot at ground level with an initial speed of 50.0 m/s at an angle of 25.0° above horizontal. What is its x-coordinate when the arrow is on the way up and its y coordinate is 5.00 m above the ground?
*February 13, 2012 by Jem*

**Physics ASAP PLease**

A railroad gun of mass M = 2.0 kg fires a shell of mass m =1.0 kg at an angle of theta= 35.0 with respect to the horizontal as measured relative to the gun. After the firing is complete, the final speed of the projectile relative to the gun (muzzle velocity) is v_0 =100.0 m/s...
*October 26, 2013 by askas*

**Physics**

A railroad gun of mass M = 3.0 kg fires a shell of mass m=1.0 kg at an angle of θ= 45.0 ∘ with respect to the horizontal as measured relative to the gun. After the firing is complete, the final speed of the projectile relative to the gun (muzzle velocity) is v0=120....
*October 25, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A railroad gun of mass M = 3.0 kg fires a shell of mass m=1.0 kg at an angle of θ= 45.0 ∘ with respect to the horizontal as measured relative to the gun. After the firing is complete, the final speed of the projectile relative to the gun (muzzle velocity) is v0=120....
*October 25, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A gray kangaroo can bound across level ground with each jump carrying it 8.4 from the takeoff point. Typically the kangaroo leaves the ground at a 23 angle. What is its takeoff speed? What is its maximum height above the ground?
*September 26, 2012 by Senko*

**PHYSICS**

A boy is whirling around a stone tied at the end of a 0.55 m long string at constant angular speed of 5 revolutions per second in a plane perpendicular to the ground. The string breaks when it is making an angle of 53 degrees above the horizontal and the stone is on the way up...
*November 29, 2009 by Jadelyn*

**physics (projectile motion)**

A cow on a trebuchet is catapulted toward a castle wall. The cow is released with an inital velocity of 50 m/s at a 60 degree angle above the horizontal. At its release the cow is 8 m above the ground. The castle wall is 100 m from the trebuchet and the ground level of the ...
*October 13, 2010 by matt*

**physics (projectile motion)**

A cow on a trebuchet is catapulted toward a castle wall. The cow is released with an inital velocity of 50 m/s at a 60 degree angle above the horizontal. At its release the cow is 8 m above the ground. The castle wall is 100 m from the trebuchet and the ground level of the ...
*October 13, 2010 by matt*

**Math**

If an object is propelled upward from ground level with initial velocity of 55 feet per second, it's height h in feet t seconds later is given by the equation H=-16t^2+55t. after how many seconds does the object hit ground?
*October 28, 2014 by Liz*

**Physics **

A ball is tossed from an upper-story window of a building. The ball is given an initial velocity of 8.15 m/s at an angle of 18.5o below the horizontal. It strikes the ground 3.30 s later. How far horizontally from the base of the building does the ball strike the ground? ...
*February 5, 2012 by Lance*

**physics**

A)A ball is tossed from an upper-story window of a building. The ball is given an initial velocity of 8.15 m/s at an angle of 19.0o below the horizontal. It strikes the ground 2.50 s later. How far horizontally from the base of the building does the ball strike the ground? B)...
*January 30, 2014 by Teddy*

**physics**

A pair of glasses are dropped from the top of a 32.0 m high stadium. A pen is dropped from the same position 2.00 s later. How long does it take for the glasses to hit the ground? How high above the ground is the pen when the glasses hit the ground? (Disregard air resistance)
*September 10, 2008 by Dee Dee*

**Physics**

When Babe Ruth hit a homer over the 10m -high right-field fence 110m from home plate, roughly what was the minimum speed of the ball when it left the bat? Assume the ball was hit 1.0m above the ground and its path initially made a 32∘ angle with the ground. I just need ...
*September 11, 2014 by Misty*

**physics**

When the Sun is directly overhead, a hawk dives toward the ground with a constant velocity of 5.20 m/s at 51.5° below the horizontal. Calculate the speed of her shadow on the level ground.
*September 12, 2012 by mmmmm*

**physics**

When the Sun is directly overhead, a hawk dives toward the ground with a constant velocity of 4.45 m/s at 61.5° below the horizontal. Calculate the speed of her shadow on the level ground.
*September 17, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

When the Sun is directly overhead, a hawk dives toward the ground at a speed of 6.97 m/s. If the direction of his motion is at an angle of 34.1 below the horizontal, calculate the speed of his shadow along the ground. Answer in units of m/s
*September 15, 2011 by jim*

**physics**

A cannonball is shot (from ground level) with an initial horizontal velocity of 38.0 m/s and an initial vertical velocity of 26.0 m/s. 1) What is the initial speed of the cannonball? 2) What is the initial angle θ of the cannonball with respect to the ground? 3) What is ...
*August 29, 2012 by Dante*

**pyhsics**

A cannonball is shot (from ground level) with an initial horizontal velocity of 36.0 m/s and an initial vertical velocity of 21.0 m/s. 1) What is the initial speed of the cannonball? 2) What is the initial angle θ of the cannonball with respect to the ground? 3) What is ...
*September 8, 2012 by ali*

**Physics**

A cannonball is shot (from ground level) with an initial horizontal velocity of 38.0 m/s and an initial vertical velocity of 26.0 m/s. The initial speed of the cannonball 46.04 m/s The initial angle θ of the cannonball with respect to the ground 34.38° What is the maximum...
*September 11, 2012 by Kayla*

**Physics**

A cannonball is shot (from ground level) with an initial horizontal velocity of 38.0 m/s and an initial vertical velocity of 26.0 m/s. The initial speed of the cannonball 46.04 m/s The initial angle θ of the cannonball with respect to the ground 34.38° What is the maximum...
*September 11, 2012 by Kayla*

**Physics**

A cannonball is shot (from ground level) with an initial horizontal velocity of 38.0 m/s and an initial vertical velocity of 26.0 m/s. The initial speed of the cannonball 46.04 m/s The initial angle θ of the cannonball with respect to the ground 34.38° What is the maximum...
*September 11, 2012 by Kayla*

**Physics**

A cannonball is shot (from ground level) with an initial horizontal velocity of 38.0 m/s and an initial vertical velocity of 26.0 m/s. The initial speed of the cannonball 46.04 m/s The initial angle θ of the cannonball with respect to the ground 34.38° What is the maximum...
*September 11, 2012 by Kayla*

**Physics**

A football is kicked off with an initial speed of 63 ft/s at a projection angle of 45 degrees. A receiver on the goal line 67 yd away in the direction of the kick starts running to meet the ball at that instant. What must be his minimum speed (in feet/second) if he is to catch...
*October 1, 2013 by 0tter*

**physics**

In the figure, a ball is thrown leftward from the left edge of the roof, at height h above the ground. The ball hits the ground 1.52 s. later, at distance d = 30.5 m from the building and at angle θ = 61° with the horizontal.
*September 21, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics Classical Mechanics**

A railroad gun of mass M = 2.0 kg fires a shell of mass m=1.0 kg at an angle of θ= 40.0 ∘ with respect to the horizontal as measured relative to the gun. After the firing is complete, the final speed of the projectile relative to the gun (muzzle velocity) is v0=110....
*October 28, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A home run is hit such a way that the baseball just clears a wall 19 m high located 149 m from home plate. The ball is hit at an angle of 40◦ to the horizontal, and air resistance is negligible. Assume the ball is hit at a height of 2 m above the ground.The acceleration ...
*September 12, 2010 by Laura*

**Physics**

A home run is hit such a way that the baseball just clears a wall 30 m high located 117 m from home plate. The ball is hit at an angle of 40 degrees to the horizontal, and air resistance is negligible. Assume the ball is hit at a height of 2 m above the ground. The ...
*September 19, 2011 by Ronald*

**physics**

A football is kicked with an initial speed of 18 m/s at an angle of 36 degrees above the horizontal. (a) What is the maximum height that it reaches? (b) At what time does it land? (c) How far horizontally does it travel?
*February 3, 2011 by Ashley*

**Physics **

A soccer ball is kicked from the ground at an angle of θ = 41 degrees with respect to the horizontal. The hang time of the ball is tm = 0.9 s. What is the horizontal distance in meters??????
*September 11, 2014 by Lauren HELP *

**physics**

When the Sun is directly overhead, a hawk dives toward the ground at a speed of 3.07 m/s. If the direction of his motion is at an angle of 57.2 ◦ below the horizontal, calculate the speed of his shadow along the ground. Answer in units of m/s
*October 27, 2011 by rachel*

**Physics**

When the Sun is directly overhead, a hawk dives toward the ground at a speed of 2.18 m/s. If the direction of his motion is at an angle of 25.1◦below the horizontal, calculate the speed of his shadow along the ground. Answer in units of m/s
*October 11, 2015 by Natasha*

**physics**

a golf ball is observed to hit the ground 800 ft. away after a flight of 5 seconds. Assume that the ground is level and neglect friction of the air. Find the angle of elevation above the ground of the initial motion of the ball, find the initial velocity of the ball, find its ...
*July 28, 2015 by Doug*

**physics**

A home run is hit such a way that the baseball just clears a wall 26 m high located 118 m from home plate. The ball is hit at an angle of 37 ◦ to the horizontal, and air resistance is negligible. Assume the ball is hit at a height of 1 m above the ground. What is the ...
*October 6, 2014 by natalie*

**physics**

According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the longest home run ever measured was hit by Roy “Dizzy” Carlyle in a minor league game. The ball traveled 188 {\rm m} (618 {\rm ft}) before landing on the ground outside the ballpark part a Assuming the ball's initial velocity...
*June 14, 2013 by Bob*

**Physics**

A firefighter 41.8m away from a burning building, directs Zach stream of water from a ground level fire hose at an angle of 33.0 degrees above the horizontal . If the speed of the streams it leaves the hose is 42.7m/s, at what height will the stream of water hit the building
*September 8, 2013 by Sarah*

**Physics !!**

1) A stone is dropped from the roof of a building; 2.00 s after that, a second stone is thrown straight down with an initial speed of 25 m/s and the two stones land at the same time. i) How long did it take the first stone to reach the ground? ii) How high is the building? iii...
*August 26, 2013 by Xiang !*

**physics**

a quarterback throws a pass to a receiver. the release point for the football is 1.8 m above the ground. he projects the ball with a speed of 20 m/s at an angle of 40 above the horizontal. If the pass falls incomplete, how long is it in the air? If the pass falls incomplete, ...
*September 20, 2011 by Madison*

**greatbay community college**

A 5.00 kg stone is thrown upward at 7.50 m/s at an angle of 51.0 degrees above the horizontal from the upper edge of a cliff, and it hits the ground 1.50 s later with no air drag. Find the magnitude of its velocity vector just as it reaches the ground.
*July 31, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A ball is tossed from an upper-story window of a building. The ball is given an initial velocity of 7.70 m/s at an angle of 23.0° below the horizontal. It strikes the ground 6.00 s later. (Ignore air resistance.) (a) How far horizontally from the base of the building does the ...
*October 13, 2009 by Maria*

**Physics urgent pls!**

A ball is tossed from an upper-storey window of a building.The ball is given an initial velocity of 8 m/s at an angle of 20 degrees below the horizontal.it strikes the ground 3s later .(a) How far horizontally from the base of the building does the ball strike the ground? (b)...
*February 22, 2013 by Sammie*

**physics**

A small pumpkin of mass 2.22 kg is dropped from rest from a height of 2.87 m. The pumpkin rebounds from the ground to a height of 1.12 m. a. With what speed does the pumpkin hit the ground? b. With what speed does the pumpkin leave the ground? c. What impulse was given to the ...
*October 24, 2014 by David*

**Physics**

From the window of a building, a ball is tossed from a height y0 above the ground with an initial velocity of 9.40 m/s and angle of 23.0° below the horizontal. It strikes the ground 6.00 s later. Initial velocity components: vx = 8.65 m/s vy = -3.67 m/s (c) Find the equations ...
*September 15, 2013 by <3*

**Honors Physics 1**

When the Sun is directly overhead, a hawk dives toward the ground at a speed of 4.26 m/s. If the direction of his motion is at an angle of 35.7◦ below the horizontal, calculate the speed of his shadow along the ground. Answer in units of m/s.
*September 28, 2015 by Lal *

**Physics**

A 23 kg suitcase is being pulled with a constant speed by a handle that is at an angle of 25° above the horizontal. If the normal force exerted on the suitcase is 155 N, what is the force F applied to the handle? and.. A paleontologists estimate that if a Tyrannosaurus rex ...
*January 13, 2010 by amy*

**Physics**

A 23 kg suitcase is being pulled with a constant speed by a handle that is at an angle of 25° above the horizontal. If the normal force exerted on the suitcase is 155 N, what is the force F applied to the handle? and.. A paleontologists estimate that if a Tyrannosaurus rex ...
*January 14, 2010 by amy*

**PHYSICSS.. someone help plz.**

A football is kicked at 15 m/s with an angle of 35 degrees with the ground. How long is it in the air? How far will it land? Can someone help plz... Thanks!
*December 3, 2007 by Dan*

**AP Physics**

A home run is hit such a way that the baseball just clears a wall 30 m high located 114 m from home plate. The ball is hit at an angle of 37 ◦ to the horizontal, and air resistance is negligible. Assume the ball is hit at a height of 1 m above the ground. Find the speed ...
*September 11, 2012 by Noah*

**physics**

a shooter putter releases the shot some distance above the level ground with a velocity of 12.0 m s 51.0 degrees above the horizontal the shot hits the ground 2.08 s later what is the x-component of the shots acceleration while in flight?
*February 4, 2008 by tiara*

**PHYSICS**

A ROCK IS THROWN OFF A CLIFF WITH AN HORIZONTAL VELOCITY OF 55.0 M/SEC. IT TAKES THE ROCK 7.0 SEC TO HIT THE GROUND A)WHAT IS THE HEIGHT OF THE CLIFF B) HOW FAR FROM THE FOOT OF THE CLIFF DOES THE ROCK HIT THE GROUND C)WHAT IS THE HORIZONTAL COMPONENT OF VELOCITY WITH WHICH ...
*October 16, 2011 by HELPPPPPPP*

**Physics**

Suppose you throw a 0.054-kg ball with a speed of 11.5 m/s and at an angle of 31.8° above the horizontal from a building 13.1 m high. (a) What will be its kinetic energy when it hits the ground? (b) What will be its speed when it hits the ground?
*June 1, 2012 by James*

**Physics**

Suppose you throw a 0.058-kg ball with a speed of 11.0 m/s and at an angle of 31.5° above the horizontal from a building 12.3 m high. (a) What will be its kinetic energy when it hits the ground? (b) What will be its speed when it hits the ground?
*September 26, 2012 by Ray*

**physics**

A stone is thrown from a building of height 40m and reaches a maximum height of 49m from the ground. The stone strikes the ground at a distance of 10m from the foot of the building. find the angle of elevation from which the stone is projected. Assuming the ground level is ...
*May 16, 2012 by ridhi*

**physics**

A ball is thrown from the top of a building upward at an angle of 66 ◦ to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 16 m/s. The ball is thrown at a height of 53 m above the ground and hits the ground 33.2074 m from the base of the building. The acceleration of gravity ...
*November 8, 2009 by Anonymous*

**math**

A kicker punts a football from 3 feet above the ground with an initial velocity of 47 feet per second. Write an equation that gives the height (in feet) of the football as a function of the time (in seconds) since it was punted. Find the height (in feet) of the football 2 ...
*December 9, 2012 by timothy*

**physics**

a cannonball is fired with initial speed v0 at an angle 30 degrees above the horizontal from a height of 40m above the ground. the projetile strikes the ground with a speed of 1.2v0. find v0.
*September 22, 2011 by Angela*

**Physics**

A bullet is fired from a rifle with a speed v0 at an angle è with respect to the horizontal axis from a cliff that is a height h above the ground below. Calculate the speed of the bullet when it strikes the ground.
*October 20, 2012 by Anne*

**calculus**

A stone is thrown straight down from the edge of a roof, 750 feet above the ground, at a speed of 7 feet per second. A. Remembering that the acceleration due to gravity is -32 feet per second squared, how high is the stone 5 seconds later? B. At what time does the stone hit ...
*April 26, 2012 by zac*

**Physics**

A) With what minimum speed must you toss a 190 ball straight up to hit the 15.0 -high roof of the gymnasium if you release the ball 1.70 above the ground? Solve this problem using energy. B) With what speed does the ball hit the ground?
*March 20, 2013 by Jenny*

**Physics**

A) With what minimum speed must you toss a 190 g ball straight up to hit the 15.0 m-high roof of the gymnasium if you release the ball 1.70 m above the ground? Solve this problem using energy. B) With what speed does the ball hit the ground?
*March 20, 2013 by Jenny*

**math/algebra**

A kicker punts a football from 3 feet above the ground with an initial velocity of 47 feet per second. Write an equation that gives the height (in feet) of the football as a function of the time (in seconds) since it was punted. Find the height (in feet) of the football 2 ...
*December 9, 2012 by Anon*

**Physics**

A pebble is thrown horizontally from the top of a 25.0 m cliff and hits the ground 11.0 m from the edge of the cliff. a. How long will it take for the pebble to hit the ground? b. At what speed the pebble was thrown initially? c. How much is the horizontal component of the ...
*September 10, 2014 by Vera*

**Physics**

Football is kicked up into the air with a velocity of 20m/s. a. Determine the time the football is in the air. b. Determine the maximum height the football would reach. c. As the ball is kicked it encounters a weird horizontal wind that gives it a velocity of 5m/s. Determine ...
*November 19, 2012 by Sarah*

**Physics**

An object is thrown from the top edge of a building at a speed of 21.21 m/s at an angle of 45degrees above the horizontal. Some time later it passes point A which is 20m below the level of the top of the building, and continues to strike ground at point B. It reaches B moving ...
*March 15, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Help! I've been trying to understand this question for quite some time now and every attempt i make at it i get the wrong answer. maybe i'm just pluging the numbers into the equations wrong, but i always get the wrong answers. if someone can just breakdown the steps for me it ...
*September 2, 2010 by George*

**physics**

A man shoots a rifle at a height of 1.7 m above level ground. His aim is perfectly horizontal. At the same time the bullet leaves the barrel of the gun at 670 m/s, the shell casing is ejected with a velocity of 3 m/s, also perfectly horizontal to the ground (but at an angle of...
*July 17, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics - check this work for horizontal displacem**

A 1.5kg melon is placed on top of the post. A girl lying on the ground fires a 500g arrow at ground level with velocity of 20m/s, 60deg above the horizontal, and hits the melon when the arrow is at its highest point. The melon, with the arrow embedded, falls to the ground. ...
*December 5, 2010 by Farah*

**Physics**

A stunt pilot is attempting to drop a water balloon from a moving airplane onto a target on the ground. The plane moves at a speed of 82.8 m/s and a 49° above the horizontal when the balloon is released. At the point of release, the plane is at an altitude of 700 m. At the ...
*October 7, 2014 by Rachael*

**math**

A stone is thrown straight up from the edge of a roof, 700 feet above the ground, at a speed of 10 feet per second. (A). Remembering that the acceleration due to gravity is -32 feet per second squared, how high is the stone 2 seconds later? Don't forget to enter correct units...
*October 7, 2010 by Viky*

**Physics**

A place kicker must kick the football from a point 34.2 m from the goal and clear a bar 3.00 m above the ground. The ball leaves the ground with a speed of 20.0 m/s at an angle of 53.0 degrees above the horizontal. (a) By how much (m) does the ball clear (positive value) or ...
*August 6, 2011 by waqas*

**Math, Physics**

A soccer ball is kicked from the ground at an angle of è = 46 degrees with respect to the horizontal. The hang time of the ball is tm = 1.9 s. What is the total horizontal distance traveled by the ball in meters?
*September 11, 2014 by Brad*

**math**

a man hods a rifle in a horizontal postion 4 feet above the ground and shoots the bullet with an initial velocity of 2000 fps horizontally. it may be assumed that the ground is level, what will be the horizontal distance from the man to the point at which the bullet strikes ...
*January 10, 2011 by nick*

**Physics**

A baseball is hit at ground level. The ball is observed to reach its maximum height above ground level 3.0 s after being hit. And 2.5 s after reaching this maximum height, the ball is observed to barely clear a fence that is 97.5 m from where it was hit. How high is the fence?
*May 13, 2012 by Leah*

**Physics**

A rock is projected from the edge of the top of a building with an initial velocity of 19.6 m/s at an angle of 31 degrees above the horizontal. The rock strikes the ground a horizontal distance of 77 m from the base of the building. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2.(...
*November 1, 2011 by Julia*

**physics**

A suspension bridge is 66.0 m above the level base of a gorge. A stone is thrown or dropped from the bridge. At the location of the bridge, g has been measured to be 9.83 m/s2. In each of the following, assume that there is no air resistance. (a) If you drop the stone, how ...
*September 21, 2010 by Kacy*

**physics**

A ball player hits a home run, and the baseball just clears a wall 17.6 m high located 122.0 m from home plate. The ball is hit an an angle of 35° to the horizontal, and air resistance is negligible. Assume the ball is hit at a height of 1.1 m above the ground. (a) What is the...
*November 24, 2014 by JAck*

**Physics**

A helicopter is rising vertically at a uniform velocity of 14.7 m/s. When it is 196m from the ground, a ball is projected from it with a horizontal velocity of 8.5 m/s with respect to the helicopter. Calculate: a.) when the ball will reach the ground b.) where it will hit the ...
*October 7, 2015 by Eleanor*

**Physics**

A cannonball is fired with initial speed v0 at an angle 30° above the horizontal from a height of 36.0 m above the ground. The projectile strikes the ground with a speed of 1.3v0. Find v0. (Ignore any effects due to air resistance.) HELP NEEDED!!!
*September 12, 2012 by Lulu*