# physics

posted by .

A player kicks a football with an initial velocity of 3.00 m/s at an angle of 60.0 above the horizontal. What is the horizontal distance traveled by the football?

2(3.00)(cos60)/9.80
(3.00)(cos60)(.530219635)
0.795m

• physics -

The looks like a pretty short punt to me: about 2 feet. The correct formula is (horizontal velocity component)* (time of flight). There should be a sin 60 and a v^2 in the answer, besides the factors already there in your first equation.

## Similar Questions

1. ### Physics

A player kicks a football from ground level with a velocity of magnitude 31.0 m/s at an angle of 30.0 degrees above the horizontal. What is its maximum height?
2. ### physics

11)Which has more momentum, an elephant standing still or a raisin dropped from your hand?
3. ### physics repost

A player kicks a football with an initial velocity of 3.00 m/s at an angle of 60.0 above the horizontal. What is the horizontal distance traveled by the football?
4. ### Physics

Double check this for me: A player kicks a football with an initial velocity of 3.00 m/s at an angle of 60.0* above the horizontal. What is the horizontal distance traveled by the football?
5. ### Physics

A football player punts the football so that it will have a hang time of 4.5s and land 46m away. If the ball leaves the player's foot 1.5m above the ground, what must be (a) the magnitude and (b) angle (relative to the horizontal) …
6. ### physics

player kicks football from ground level with velocity of32 m/s at an angle of 40 degrees above horizontal. What is hang time of football?
7. ### Physics.

A punter kicks a football at an angle of 45 degrees to the ground. The football has an initial velocity of 25 m/s, make a diagram and calculate: a) How long was the football in the air?
8. ### Physics

A football player kicks a field goal, launchingthe ball at an angle of 48" above the horizontal. During the kick, the ball is in contact with the player's foot for 0.045 s, and the ball's acceleration is 290 m/sz. Vvhat is the range …
9. ### physics

15. During the opening kickoff of a college football game, the kicker kicks a football with an initial velocity of 27.5 m/s at an angle of 41° above horizontal. I. What is the time of flight for the ball?
10. ### Physics

A placekicker kicks a football with a velocity of 35 m/sec and an angle of 25˚ above the horizontal. When the football is 10 m off the ground, a. What is the horizontal velocity of the ball?

More Similar Questions