physics

The acceleration due to gravity on the moon
is about one-sixth its value on earth.
If a baseball reaches a height of 78 m when
thrown upward by someone on the earth,
what height would it reach when thrown in
the same way on the surface of the moon?
Answer in units of m

asked by isaiah
  1. h = 78 * 6 = 468 m.


    posted by Henry

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