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July 28, 2015

July 28, 2015

Number of results: 73,812

**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*

**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*

**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**

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**

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**

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**

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**

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 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 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**

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 **

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**

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**

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**

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 !!**

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 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**

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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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 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**

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**

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*

**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 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**

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**

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*

**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*

**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) 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*

**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 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**

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, 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 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**

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 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 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 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 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 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*

**Physics**

With what minimum speed must you toss a 130 g ball straight up to hit the 12 m-high roof of the gymnasium if you release the ball 1.3 m above the ground? I already figured out the minimum speed, 14m/s I'm confused on the next part With what speed does the ball hit the ground? ...
*March 27, 2011 by Cam*

**physics**

a projectile launched horizontally hits the ground in .6 seconds. if it had been launched with a much lower speed in the same direction, it would have hit the ground in
*November 1, 2009 by stephanie*

**physics**

A 143-g baseball is dropped from a tree 13.0 m above the ground. With what speed would it hit the ground if air resistance could be ignored? If it actually hits the ground with a speed of 8.00 m/s , what is the magnitude of the average force of air resistance exerted on it?
*October 17, 2010 by Nikohl*

**Physics**

A 140 g baseball is dropped from a tree 15.5 m above the ground. With what speed would it hit the ground if air resistance could be ignored? If it actually hits the ground with a speed of 8.00 m/s, what is the magnitude of the average force of air resistance exerted on it?
*June 18, 2012 by Kensey*

**nova**

7) You throw a 12-N stone vertically into the air from ground level. You observe that when it is 15.0 m above the ground, it is traveling at 25.0 m/s upward. Use the work –energy theorem to find (a) the stone’s speed just as it left the ground and (b) its maximum height. 8) A ...
*September 20, 2014 by papy*

**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 75.2 m/s and a 47° above the horizontal when the balloon is released. At the point of release, the plane is at an altitude of 520 m. (a) How ...
*October 21, 2014 by Dianna*

**Science**

A golf ball is hit at ground level. The ball is observed to reach its maximum height above ground level 2.2 s after being hit. 1.3 s after reaching this maximum height, the ball is observed to barely clear a fence that is 780 ft from where it was hit. The acceleration of ...
*October 26, 2011 by Jahn*

**Physics**

A rock dropped from a small bridge encounters no air resistance and hits the pond below 1.0 s later. If it had been thrown horizontally with a speed of 10m/s , then it would have hit the water A. more than 1.0s later, since it has a greater distance to travel. B. 1.0s later, ...
*September 10, 2006 by JC*

**Physics**

Tom Brady (the Patriots’ quarterback) throws a football – at a speed of 30 mph at an angle of 50 degrees to the horizontal – toward an intended receiver 20 yd straight downfield behind the goal-line. The pass is released 7.5 ft above the ground. Assume that the receiver is ...
*April 29, 2012 by Bob *

**Calculus**

A projectile is launched at an angle of 60 degrees to the horizontal from 6.5 ft above the ground at an initial speed of 150ft/sec. Assume the x-axis is horizontal, the positive y-axis is vertical (opposite g), the ground is horizontal, and only the gravitational force acts ...
*March 9, 2011 by Z32*

**Physics**

A grenade is thrown from a trench that is 10 meters below groud level. The soldier throws the grenade at a velocity of 30 m/s at an angle of 60 degrees above the horizontal. Determine the horizontal distance the grenade will fly before it hits the ground, and the magnitude and...
*September 24, 2011 by Clare*

**physics**

A ball is dropped from a roof to the ground 4.00 m below. Exactly 0.400 s later, a rock is thrown downwards with some initial velocity. If the two objects hit the ground at exactly the same time, what was the initial speed of the rock?
*November 30, 2011 by Charles*

**Math**

A football is kicked with an initial velocity of 42 ft/sec at an angle of 35 degrees with the horizontal. How far has the football traveled horizontally after 0.5 sec? round to nearest tenth. Could someone explain this please?
*October 6, 2008 by House*

**physics**

A quarterback throws a football toward a re- ceiver with an initial speed of 25 m/s, at an angle of 29◦ above the horizontal. At that instant, the receiver is 19 m from the quarter- back. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . With what constant speed should the re- ...
*November 1, 2010 by KAY*

**Physics**

I'm not sure how to do this problem A 145-g baseball is droppexc from a tree 12.0 m above the ground. (a) Wtih what speed would it hit the ground if air resistance could be ignored? (b) If it actually hits the ground with a speed of 8.00 s^-1 m, what is the average force of ...
*September 24, 2009 by Physics*

**Physics**

A stone is thrown from ground level at 84 m/s. It's speed when it reaches it's highest point is 50 m/s. Find the angle, above the horizontal, of the stones initial velocity.
*October 4, 2013 by Hunter*

**physics**

⦁ An arrow is shot with speed 36.0 m/s at an angle of 24.0° above the horizontal. Assuming the archer was on level ground, find the maximum height and the range.
*September 15, 2014 by chidera*

**Math**

A rock is thrown straigh down from a height of 480 feet with an initial velocity of 16 feet per second. How long does it take to hit the ground and with what speed does it hit the ground?
*November 25, 2012 by Jessica *

**math**

recall that the acceleartion due to earth's gravity is 32 ft/sec^2. from ground level, a projectile is fired straight upward with velocity 90 feet per second. a. what is its velocity after 3 seconds b. when does it hit the ground c. when it hits the ground, what's the net ...
*January 6, 2008 by kaley*

**AP Physics**

A hot air balloon is ascending at the rate of 13 m/s and is 75 m above the ground when a package is dropped over the side. How long does the package take to reach the ground? With what speed does it hit the ground?
*September 9, 2007 by Kristen*