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Physics
PROJECTILE LAUNCHED FROM EARTH'S SURFACE? A projectile is shot straight up from the earth's surface at a speed of 1.2010^4km/hr. How high does it go? (answer in km) Supposed to solve this using F=G(mm/2r)...?
April 12, 2011 by Dan

physics
As a projectile shot at an upward angle rises and falls what happens to its horizontal component of its velocity if we neglect air resistance?
December 17, 2013 by Anonymous

physics
True/False (#1 only) 1)The horizontal motion of a horizontally launched projectile affects its vertical motion. False 2)The path of a projectile through space is called its. Trajectory
April 1, 2008 by Jon

Physics
A projectile is launched from ground level with an inital velocity of 50 m/s at an angel of 60 degreess aove the horizontal. Use g=10m/s. What is the max height reached by the projectile? I used change in y=voyt +1/2at^2 =50(2.4) + 1/2(=10) (2.5)^2 =125-31.25 =93.75m I was ...
September 26, 2007 by Tammy

Physics (last question)
A 800 kg projectile is fired vertically upward with an intitial velocity of 50 m/s. Assuming that no friction is present, how high above the ground will the projectile travel?
November 15, 2007 by Elizabeth

Calculus (Gr.12) Math
I am not sure how to do this question I know I have to take the derivative but then I am left w/ to unknowns. If a projectile is shot up hill the distance (range) of the landing point up the hill depends on the initial speed of the projectile,v, the angle of inclination, a, ...
April 6, 2013 by Bob

Physics
A projectile is fired from ground level with a speed of 40 m/s at an angle of 30 degrees and hits a building 100m away. What is the time of flight of the projectile? How high above ground does the projectile hit the building? What is the speed of the projectile just before it ...
February 5, 2012 by Krystal

Physics
In the javelin throw at a track and field event, the javelin is launched at a speed of 25 m/s at an angle of 30.7 above the horizontal. As the javelin travels upward, its velocity points above the horizontal at an angle that decreases as time passes. How much time is ...
September 28, 2010 by blah

physics
In the javelin throw at a track and field event, the javelin is launched at a speed of 29 m/s at an angle of 35 above the horizontal. As the javelin travels upward, its velocity points above the horizontal at an angle that decreases as time passes. How much time is required ...
September 15, 2010 by Xavier

physics
In the javelin throw at a track-and-field event, the javelin is launched at a speed of 35.0 m/s at an angle of 33.7 above the horizontal. As the javelin travels upward, its velocity points above the horizontal at an angle that decreases as time passes. How much time is ...
January 26, 2012 by Erin

physics
Brandon launches a projectile at an angle of 75 above the horizontal, which strikes he ground a certain distance down range. fo what oher angle of launch at the same speed would the projectile land just as far away?
September 28, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
brandon launches a projectile at an angle of 75 degrees above the horizontal, which strikes the ground a certain distance down range. for what other angle of launch at the same speed would the projectile land just as far away?
December 7, 2010 by sabina

Physics
Brandon launches a projectile at an angle of 75 degrees above the horizontal, which strikes the ground a certain distance down range. For what other angle of launch at the same speed would the projectile land just as far away?
September 24, 2012 by Baylyn

physics
A projectile is fired at an angle of 30ᵒ above the horizontal from the top of the cliff 600 ft high. The initial speed of the projectile is 2000 ft/s. how far will the projectile move horizontally before it hits the level ground at the base of the cliff?
January 13, 2014 by Anonymous

College Algebra
A projectile is thrown upward with an initial velocity of 272 feet per second. After t seconds, its height h(t)above the ground is given by the function : h(t)=-16t^2+272t. a. Determine the projectile's maximum height. b. Determine how long it takes the projectile to reach its...
February 18, 2012 by Amelia

physics
A projectile is shot from the edge of a cliff 125 m above ground level with an initial speed of 105 m/s at an angle of 37.0o with the horizontal, as shown in Figure 3-39. (a) Determine the time taken by the projectile to hit point P at ground level. (b) Determine the range X ...
April 25, 2012 by matin

Pre-Calculus
Hello, A projectile is launched straight up from the ground with an initial velocity of 320 ft/sec. a. When will the projectiles height above the ground be 1024 ft? For this I got 16 seconds b. When will the height of the projectile be at least 24 ft? I am not sure how to ...
September 6, 2009 by Ashley

College physics
A projectile is launched vertically from the surface of the Moon with an initial speed of 1400 . At what altitude is the projectile's speed one-half its initial value? do you use the equation Ei = Ef and vf would be 700 E= 1/2 mv^2 -G (Mass of the moon/radius)
November 19, 2009 by Mary

physics
A projectile is fired at an upward angle of 45 degrees from the top of a 265 m cliff with a speed of 350 m/s. What will be it's speed when it strikes the ground below?
October 26, 2010 by jessica

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

Math
A projectile is fired with an initial velocity of 350 feet per second at an angle of 45 with the horizontal. To the nearest foot, find the maximum altitude of the projectile. The parametric equations for the path of the projectile are x = (350 cos 45)t, and y = (350 sin 45)...
April 12, 2008 by Devon

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 projectile is launched with 200kg m/s of momentum and 1000 J of kinetic energy. What is the mass of the projectile. The answer is said to be 20 kg but I can't get it. I tried this but it didnt work: p=mv=200 m=200/v I plugged that into this equation: KE=1/2mv^2=1000 = 1/2(...
October 23, 2007 by Marisol

Projectile Motion Physics
An Arrow directed at a stationary target is shot at an angle of E25N. The arrow hits the intended target at the same height from which it is launched, 3.0s later. Determine the distance from the archer to the target.
October 6, 2010 by Jason

COLLEGE PHYSICS
A rocket is launched at an angle of 60.0 above the horizontal with an initial speed of 99 m/s. The rocket moves for 3.00 s along its initial line of motion with an acceleration of 32.0 m/s2. At this time, its engines fail and the rocket proceeds to move as a projectile.
September 10, 2010 by CARY

12th grade
A projectile is shot from the edge of a cliff h = 125 m above ground level with an initial speed of v0 = 115 m/s at an angle of 37.0 with the horizontal, as shown in Fig. 3-39 (a) Determine the time taken by the projectile to hit point P at ground level. (b) Determine the ...
September 22, 2009 by sundus

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 projectile is fired with velocity v at angle thita. Find the time when velocity of projectile will make angle 90' with initial direction of velocity?
July 25, 2011 by Shivam

physics
A projectile is fired with velocity v at angle thita. Find the time when velocity of projectile will make angle 90' with initial direction of velocity?
July 25, 2011 by Shivam

Applied Maths
the horizontal range of a projectile is 4a. It passes a tower that height a/2 when the horizontal range was a. What is the projectile velocity and projectile angle.
December 18, 2010 by Danvi

Aberdeen
A model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 40.0 m/s. It accelerates with a constant upward acceleration of 2.50 m/s2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 120 m.
September 20, 2010 by James

ap physics
A ball is launched at an upward angle of 45 degrees from the top of a cliff 165 meters high, with a speed of 180 m/s. Use conservation of energy to find how fast it will be traveling when it hits the ground.
November 19, 2010 by max

physics
a projectile is shot up 25 m/s at an angle of 34 degress how high imto the air does the projectile go?
March 28, 2011 by kane

Physics
A projectile is fired at an upward angle of 25.0^\circ from the top of a 310 m cliff with a speed of 220 m/s. What will be its speed when it strikes the ground below? (Use conservation of energy.)
November 15, 2010 by Linda

Physics Projectile Motion
What angle (from earth) should one shoot a projectile so that it reaches it's maximum?
November 8, 2012 by Leslie

physics
A ship maneuvers to within 2500m of an island's 1800m high mountain peak and fires a projectile at an enemy ship 610m on the other side of the peak. If the ship shoots the projectile with an initial velocity of 250m/s at an angle of 75 degrees. how close to the enemy ship does...
October 8, 2010 by Sydney

Physics
a projectile has an initial velocity of 15.0 m/s at an angle of 30 degrees above the horizontal. What is the location of the projectile 2.0 seconds later?
November 22, 2011 by nam maurer

physics
a projectile with a muzzle velocity of 550 m/s is fired from the a gun on top of a cliff 460 m above the sea level at a certain angle with respect to the horizontal. if the projectile hits the ocean surface. 49.2 seconds after being fired, determine the horizontal range of the...
May 4, 2013 by jennierson

College Physics
A projectile is fired at an upward angle of 55.0 degrees from the top of a 230m cliff with a speed of 180m/s.What will be its speed when it strikes the ground below? (Use conservation of energy.)
February 25, 2010 by Sandy

Physics
If a projectile has a launching angle of 52 degrees about the horizontal and an initial speed of 18 m/s, what is the highest barrier that the projectile can clear?
May 11, 2011 by Addie

Science - Physics
When a projectile is fired horizontally, which of the components of its motion is (A) motion at constatnt speed (B) uniformly accelerated motion (C) If the initial velocity of the projectile is increased, what effect will this have on the time it takes the projectile to fall ...
December 6, 2006 by Nicole

Math
A projectile is launched from a cannon that sits 4 feet off the ground at an initial velocity of 120 ft/sec. Find the position function and how long is it before the projectile hits the ground? I got -16t^2 +120t+4 for my position function, but I'm not sure how to find the ...
November 12, 2013 by Kristen

Physics
A projectile is fired with an initial speed of 31.0 at an angle of 10.0 above the horizontal. The object hits the ground 7.50 later. a. How much higher or lower is the launch point relative to the point where the projectile hits the ground? b. To what maximum height above the ...
October 15, 2009 by Kelcie

Physics
A projectile is fired with an initial speed of 28.0 m/s at an angle of 65 degrees above the horizontal. The object hits the ground 9.5 seconds later. a) How much higher or lower is the launch point relative to the point where the projectile hits the ground? b) To what maximum ...
October 19, 2011 by Sara

calculus
A projectile is launched from a platform 20 feet high with an initial velocity of 72 feet per second, The height h of the projectile at t seconds after launch is given by h = 16t2 + 72t + 20 feet. (a) How many seconds after launch does the projectile attain maximum height? ...
March 10, 2012 by Brian

Physics
a projectile is fired with an initial speed of 53 m/s. Find the angle of projection such that the maximum height of the projectile is equal to its horizontal range
September 23, 2012 by Amanda and Travis

Physics
A ship maneuvers to within 2500 m of an island's 1800 m high mountain peak and fires a projectile at an enemy ship 610 m on the other side of the peak, as illustrated in Figure 3-29. If the ship shoots the projectile with an initial velocity of v = 256 m/s at an angle of θ...
February 27, 2012 by Shawn

physics
what is the initial velocity (Vyo) of a projectile launched horizontally? why? i know that it is 0 m/s, but i don't know why/how to explain it.
November 3, 2007 by beckii

projectile motion
A missile is fired upwards from the top of a cliff in a direction making an angle (not known ) with the horizontal. After 20seconds the projectile hits the ground at a point which is 1800metre from the foot of the tower of height 160metres. Find the angle of projection and the...
June 16, 2014 by tanaiah

math
A gun is fired from a bunker of 2m deep with an initial velocity of 500m/s at an angle of pi/6 a) Find the parametric equations of the position of the projectile b) Find the range of the projectile to the nearest meter. c) Find the maximum height of the projectile to the ...
March 17, 2011 by Sandy

Physics
A projectile is launched with an initial velocity of 268 m/s, at an angle of 45 degrees above the horizontal. At a certain point, A, in its motion, its velocity angle is 17 degrees above the horizontal. At another point, B, later in its motion, its velocity angle is 30 degrees...
October 19, 2009 by Bill

Math
A projectile is fired with an initial velocity of v0 feet per second. The projectile can be pictured as being fired from the origin into the first quadrant, making an angle O with the positive x-axis. If there is no air resistance, then at t seconds the coordinates of the ...
September 8, 2013 by Sarah

Physics
A projectile is fired with an initial velocity of v0 feet per second. The projectile can be pictured as being fired from the origin into the first quadrant, making an angle O with the positive x-axis. If there is no air resistance, then at t seconds the coordinates of the ...
September 8, 2013 by miley

phys
a projectile is launched at 35 degrees above the horizontal with an initial velocity of 120m/s. What is the projectile's speed 3 seconds later? Figure the new vertical velocity at t=3. then the speed as equal to sqrt(Vv^2+ Vh^2) The other way to do this is figure how high it ...
June 19, 2006 by slien

physics
a ufo is trying to escape by flying at the constant velocity of 70m/s at an upward angle of 2 degrees. it passes directly over you at a height of 40 m. at the instant it is directly above you you attempt to shoot it down by launching a projectile. what is the lowest launch ...
September 19, 2013 by mary

Intermediate Algebra
If a projectile is fired straight upward from the ground with an inital speed of 96 feet per second, then its height (h) in feet after t seconds is given by the equation h(t)=-16t^2+96t Find the maximum height of the projectile.
April 22, 2012 by Ralph

physics
a projectile is fired from the surface of the earth with a speed of 200 m/s at an angle of 30 degrees above the horizontal. If the ground is level, what is the maximum height reached by the projectile
September 25, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
A projectile is fired from the ground level with initial velocity of 90m/s at an angle of 36degre from horizontal. find the magnitude and direct of projectile 5 secs after firring
February 6, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
A projectile is fired from the ground level with initial velocity of 90m/s at an angle of 36degre from horizontal. find the magnitude and direct of projectile 5 secs after firring
February 6, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
a projectile is thrown from the ground with an initial velocity of 20.0 m/s at an angle of 40.0 degrees above the horizontal. find the projectile's maximum height, the time required to reach its maximum height, its velocity at the top of the trajectory, the range of the ...
February 10, 2014 by Anonymous

physics
A projectile is launched straight upwards at 45 m/s. Three seconds later, its velocity is A. 75 m/s B. 30 m/s C. 15 m/s D. zero
November 28, 2010 by Tracey

Physics
A model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 47.8 m/s. It accelerates with a constant upward acceleration of 1.83 m/s2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 163 m. What is the maximum height reached by the rocket?
September 14, 2011 by Wing

physics
A model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 50.2 m/s. It accelerates with a constant upward acceleration of 2.12 m/s2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 167 m. What is the maximum height reached by the rocket?
August 31, 2012 by NICOLE

physics
A model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 51.3 m/s. It accelerates with a constant upward acceleration of 1.82 m/s2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 150 m. What is the maximum height reached by the rocket?
September 19, 2013 by Jasmine

physics
A model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 47.7 m/s. It accelerates with a constant upward acceleration of 2.02 m/s2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 157 m. What is the maximum height reached by the rocket?
January 23, 2014 by sam

Physics
A projectile is fired with an initial velocity of 300m/s.upward at an angle of 30 degree with horizontal from a point 80m above the level plain. What horizontal distance will it cover before it strikes the plain?
July 21, 2014 by Luis joshua

physics
A projectile is fired with an initial speed of 65.2 m/s at an angle of 34.5 degree above the horizontal on a long flat firing range. Determine (a) The maximum height reached by the projectile, (b) The total time in the air, (c) The total horizontal distance covered (that is, ...
August 4, 2014 by Anonymous

AP PYHSICS
A projectile is fired from the surface of the Earth with a speed of 150 meters per second at an angle of 45 degrees above the horizontal. If the ground is level, what is the maximum height reached by the projectile?
October 1, 2012 by Liz

PHYSICS
A projectile is fired from the surface of the Earth with a speed of 150 meters per second at an angle of 45 degrees above the horizontal. If the ground is level, what is the maximum height reached by the projectile?
October 1, 2012 by Liz

Physics
A ship maneuvers to within 2500 m of an island's 1800 m high mountain peak and fires a projectile at an enemy ship 610 m on the other side of the peak, as illustrated in Figure 3-29. If the ship shoots the projectile with an initial velocity of v = 248 m/s at an angle of θ...
March 22, 2013 by Nicola

Physics
A ship maneuvers to within 2500 m of an island's 1800 m high mountain peak and fires a projectile at an enemy ship 610 m on the other side of the peak, as illustrated in Figure 3-29. If the ship shoots the projectile with an initial velocity of v = 248 m/s at an angle of θ...
March 22, 2013 by Nicola

Physics
A projectile is fired such that its horizontal range is equal to 2.5 times its maximum height. Find the angle the projectile was fired at
March 2, 2014 by Yera

college physics
a toy cannon fires a projectile from ground level with a speed of 15.0 m/s, at an angle of 30.0 degrees above the horizontal. a) calculate the horizontal range of projectile. R=Vi^2/g * sin 2theta = (150/9.8)*(sin(2*30.0) = 19.88m I know this part is right but i'm not sure ...
October 3, 2012 by toor

physics
A projectile is shot at an angle of 40.0 degrees with a velocity of 25.0 m/s. If a building is 50.0 m away, will this projectile strike the building, and if so, at what height?
February 15, 2012 by Anonymous

Physics
A projectile is shot from the edge of a cliff h = 225 m above ground level with an initial speed of v0 = 155 m/s at an angle of 37.0 with the horizontal a. Determine the time taken by the projectile to hit point P at ground level. b. Determine the range X of the projectile as...
September 17, 2011 by Bridge

Physics
The projectile motion is fired with velocity of magnitude vo at the angle feta. Find feta for which the maximum elevation of the projectile is twice its range
September 22, 2011 by Whitney

Physics
The projectile motion is fired with velocity of magnitude vo at the angle feta. Find feta for which the maximum elevation of the projectile is twice its range
September 22, 2011 by Whitney

physics
A potato launcher is launched at a 36 degree angle. The time the potato is in the air is 2.87 seconds and it goes 190 feet. How do I calculate the instant muzzle velocity at which it is launched?
January 26, 2010 by Anonymous

trig
whats the horizontal distance traveled by a model rocket launched with an intitial speed of 120 feet per second when the rocket is launched at an angle of 60 degrees
September 9, 2011 by hanna tret

Physics
A projectile is fired at v0 = 394.0 m/s at an angle of θ = 68.7o with respect to the horizontal. Assume that air friction will shorten the range by 28.1%. How far will the projectile travel in the horizontal direction, R?
December 2, 2012 by Mike

physics
One projectile is launched horizontally while another is dropped from rest at the same time. Which will hit the floor first?
November 16, 2009 by nina

physics
A projectile is launched at 45 degrees above the horizontal plane, How fast is it moving at the top of its curved trajectory? 141m.s?
September 29, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
Determine the launch speed of a horizontally-launched projectile which lands 27.4 meters from the base of a 17.9-meter high cliff.
May 16, 2014 by tenzin

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 rocket is launched at an angle of 56.0 above the horizontal with an initial speed of 101 m/s. The rocket moves for 3.00 s along its initial line of motion with an acceleration of 29.0 m/s2. At this time, its engines fail and the rocket proceeds to move as a projectile. What...
November 16, 2010 by kayla

physics
A rocket is launched at an angle of 56.0 above the horizontal with an initial speed of 101 m/s. The rocket moves for 3.00 s along its initial line of motion with an acceleration of 29.0 m/s2. At this time, its engines fail and the rocket proceeds to move as a projectile. What...
November 16, 2010 by kayla

precalculus
If a projectile is fired with velocity v0 at an angle θ, then its range, the horizontal distance it travels (in feet), is modeled by the function R(θ) = v02 sin 2θ 32 . If v0 = 2600 ft/s, what angle (in degrees) should be chosen for the projectile to hit a ...
October 28, 2012 by Ama

physics
A plane, diving with constant speed at an angle of 51.5 with the vertical, releases a projectile at an altitude of 654 m. The projectile hits the ground 6.40 s after release. (a) What is the speed of the plane? (b) How far does the projectile travel horizontally during its ...
September 2, 2012 by gg

Science
A model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 30.0 m/s. It accelerates with a constant upward acceleration of 2.50 m/s2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 160 m. A. what is the maximum height reached by the rocket? B. how long does the rocket stay ...
September 4, 2010 by Taylor

Physics
A cannon fires a projectile into the air at an angle of 60degrees above the horizontal. The projectile falls back on the ground at a distance d from the cannon and its maximum height is h. Ratio d/h is equal to:
May 12, 2012 by Zess

Physics
The drawing shows two frictionless inclines that begin at ground level (h = 0 m) and slope upward at the same angle θ. One track is longer than the other, however. Identical blocks are projected up each track with the same initial speed v0. On the longer track the block ...
October 21, 2012 by jim

Physics
The drawing shows two frictionless inclines that begin at ground level (h = 0 m) and slope upward at the same angle θ. One track is longer than the other, however. Identical blocks are projected up each track with the same initial speed v0. On the longer track the block ...
October 24, 2012 by Tim

Physics
The drawing shows two frictionless inclines that begin at ground level (h = 0 m) and slope upward at the same angle θ. One track is longer than the other, however. Identical blocks are projected up each track with the same initial speed v0. On the longer track the block ...
October 28, 2012 by Tim

college alg
The height of a projectile fired upward is given by the formula s = v0t − 16t2, where s is the height, v0 is the initial velocity, and t is the time. Find the time for a projectile to return to Earth if it has an initial velocity of 184 ft/s.
April 8, 2014 by kmill

college alg.
The height of a projectile fired upward is given by the formula s = v0t − 16t2, where s is the height, v0 is the initial velocity, and t is the time. Find the time for a projectile to return to Earth if it has an initial velocity of 184 ft/s. ____________ s
April 8, 2014 by Kmil

Dynamics
A French artillerist, Captain A. Le Duc, developed an empirical formula for the velocity of a projectile in terms of the distance traveled by the projectile in the bore. For a 155-mm gun this equation is v = 3309s /(70 + s) where s is the distance traveled in the bore in ...
January 19, 2011 by stan

physics 203
a projectile is thrown with initial speed v0=25.0m/2 at an initial angle with the horizontal ANGLE=45 degrees. a. find the time when the projectile is at the maximum height. b. find the position(x,y) at the maximum height. c. at time T, find the components of the acceleration ...
February 22, 2013 by ash

AP Physics - Work and Energy
A projectile is fired at an upward angle of 45 degrees from the top of a 265-m cliff with a speed of 185 m/s. What will be its speed when strikes the ground below? (Use conservation of energy.) I have a diagram of it but I don't know what equations to use. Help?
October 15, 2009 by Henry

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