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A ball is thrown horizontally at 12.2 m/s from the roof of a building and lands 21.0 m from the base of the building. How high is the building?

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  1. Xo = 12.2 m/s.
    Range = 21 m.

    Range = Xo * Tf = 21 m.
    12.2 Tf = 21
    Tf = 1.72 = Fall time.

    h = 0.5g*Tf^2 = 4.9 * 1.72^2 = 14.5 m.

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  2. A ball is thrown horizontally fron the roof of a building 7.5 tall and lands 9.5m from the base. What was the balls initial speed?

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