# calculate the range of the projectile using the initial speed and angle. use 9.8m/s. Initial speed 18m/s and the is 75 degrees. I came up with 8.29 is that right

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calculate the range of the projectile using the initial speed and angle. use 9.8m/s. Initial speed 18m/s and the is 75 degrees. I came up with 8.29 is that right
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Calculate the range of the projectile using the initial speed and angle. Use g = 9.8m/s your calculation. Initial speed is 18m/s Angle is 75 Help please !!
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For a given initial projectile speed, you observe that the projectile has a certain range R at a launch angle A = 30 degrees. For what other launch angle will the projectile have the same range (assuming the same initial projectile speed)? Without the use of mathematical ...
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Calculate the range (using g=9.8m/s) and the height of the pumpkin using the initial speed ( 18m/s), half-time (1.7) and angle (75).
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The range R of a projectile is defined as the magnitude of the horizontal displacement of the projectile when it returns to its original altitude. (In other words, the range is the distance between the launch point and the impact point on flat ground.) A projectile is launched...
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a golf ball with an initial angle of 38 degrees lands exactly 240 m down the range on a level course. neglecting air friction, what initial speed would achieve this result? using that initial speed, what is the maximum height reached by the ball?
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A golf ball with an initial angle of 34 degrees lands exactly 240 m down the range on a level course. a.) Neglecting air friction, what initial speed would achieve this result? b.) Using the speed determined in item a, find the maximum height reached by the ball. I was looking...
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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, ...
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A projectile is launched at an angle of 34.0o above the horizontal. The projectile has a mass of 1.50 kg and is given an initial speed of 20.0 m/s. a) What is the initial kinetic energy of the projectile? b) By how much does the gravitational potential energy of the projectile...
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projectile is fired from the ground s=0 ft with initial speed of v=800 ft/sec at an angle of elevation 30 degrees State the vector function the projectile follow,projectile initial velocity vector,vector function,projectile speed function
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Calculate the maximum height using the initial speed, half-time, and angle. The initial speeed is 18m/s, half time is 1.8, and the angle is 75. And how is this written out to solve.
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A. Consider the motion of a projectile. It is fired at t= 0. Its initial speed is 12 m/s and its initial projection angle is 50◦ from the horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. What is the maximum height,h, of its trajectory? Answer in units of m. B. ...
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Calculate the maximum height using the initial speed, half-time, and angle. The initial speeed is 18m/s, half time is 1.8, and the angle is 75
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Students decide to measure a projectile's range for an initial projectile angle of 45°. This angle has many advantages, not the least being that since the expression for the range is proportional to the sine of twice this angle, errors in determining the angle do not ...
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The range R of a projectile is defined as the magnitude of the horizontal displacement of the projectile when it returns to its original altitude. (In other words, the range is the distance between the launch point and the impact point on flat ground.) A projectile is launched...
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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 ...
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How to find average speed with a given initial speed, theta, and delta x? I know average speed= total distance/total time, but I am given an initial speed, an angle and delta x. Mark throws a ball to Daniel with an initial speed of 20 m/s at an angle of 45 degrees. If they are...
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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
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For a given initial projectile speed Vo, calculate what launch angle A gives the longest range R. Show your work, don't just quote a number.
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A projectile is fired with an initial speed of 61.3m/s at an angle of 44.2∘ above the horizontal on a long flat firing range. (a) Determine the maximum height reached by the projectile. (b) Determine the total time in the air. (c) Determine the total horizontal distance ...
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1. A certain projectile is launched with an initial speed v0. At its highest point its speed is v0/6. What was the launch angle? 2. The "hang time" of a punt is measured to be 3.50 s. If the ball was kicked at an angle of 61.0° above the horizontal and was caught at the same ...
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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)
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1. A certain projectile is launched with an initial speed v0. At its highest point its speed is v0/6. What was the launch angle? 2. The "hang time" of a punt is measured to be 3.50 s. If the ball was kicked at an angle of 61.0° above the horizontal and was caught at the same ...
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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?
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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, ...
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A projectile is fired with an initial speed of 61.3m/s at an angle of 31.5° above the horizontal on a long flat firing range. a)Determine the maximum height reached by the projectile. b)Determine the total time in the air. c)Determine the total horizontal distance covered (...
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A projectile is launched at an angle of 20.0 degrees above the horizontal with an initial speed of 88.1 m/s. The maximum height reached by the projectile will be ____ m.
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Projectile motions problems are some of the most important problems you will encounter in this course. Through this discussion, we will solve a projectile motion problem step by step Assume a projectile is launched from ground height over a flat plane, at an angle of 50 ...
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Two projectiles are launched from the ground, and both reach the same vertical height. However, projectile B travels twice the horizontal distance as projectile A before hitting the ground. a. How large is the vertical component of the initial velocity of projectile B compared...
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Assume a projectile is launched from ground height over a flat plane, at an angle of 50 degrees above the horizontal with an initial speed of 100 m/s. What is the initial velocity of the projectile parallel to the ground (in the x direction) and perpendicular to the ground (in...
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A projectile is launched with an initial speed of 80.0m/s at an angle of 40 degrees above the horizontal. The projectile lands on a hillside 3.80s later. Neglect air friction. What is the projectile's velocity at the highest point of its trajectory? What is the straight-line ...
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I'm having trouble where to start with this question.. Any help would be helpful. A projectile is fired with an initial speed of 75.2 m/s at an angle of 34.5° above the horizontal on a long flat firing range. Determine (a) the maximum height reached by the projectile, (b) the...
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A projectile is launched vertically from the surface of the Moon with an initial speed of 1130 m/s. At what altitude is the projectile's speed three-fourths its initial value?
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A projectile is launched vertically from the surface of the Moon with an initial speed of 1500. At what altitude is the projectile's speed one-half its initial value?
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A projectile is launched vertically from the surface of the Moon with an initial speed of 1210 m/s. At what altitude is the projectile's speed two-fifths its initial value?
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A projectile is launched at an angle of 54.6 degrees above the horizontal with an initial speed of 225 m/s and lands at the same level from which it was launched. The range is 205 meters. The time of flight is how many seconds?
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How do you calculate the braking distance? driver reaction time=0.6s initial speed of car=30ms-1 speed*2= distance*4 Please show all the steps and the equations you used in words the question states initial speed*2 is equal to = distance*4 If you need thinking distance it is ...
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A projectile is launched with an initial speed . At its highest point, the projectile's speed is . What was the launch angle above the horizontal? (in deg)
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A projectile is launched with an initial speed V0. At its highest point, the projectile's speed is V0/2 . What was the launch angle above the horizontal? (in deg)
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A golf ball with an initial angle of 35° lands exactly 218 m down the range on a level course. (a) Neglecting air friction, what initial speed would achieve this result? m/s (b) Using the speed determined in item (a), find the maximum height reached by the ball. m
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A projectile is shot from the ground at an angle of 60 degrees with respect to the horizontal, and it lands on the ground 5 seconds later. Find: a. the horizontal component of initial velocity b. the vertical component of initial velocity c. initial speed
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A projectile is shot from the ground at an angle of 60 degrees with respect to the horizontal, and it lands on the ground 5 seconds later. Find: a. the horizontal component of initial velocity b. the vertical component of initial velocity c. initial speed

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 ...
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A projectile is fired with an initial speed v0 at t = 0. The angle between the initial velocity v0 and the horizontal plane is . x y v0 yma
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NOT SURE WUT I M DOING WRONG--- SO HEREZ THE ? PLEEZE HELP ME!!! ----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 Determine the range X of the projectile as measured ...
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So I want to find the speed an object hits the ground. I have the initial speed 45ms, the angle 50degrees and its time in flight 6.7s. So the final speed before impact should be: (45ms)sin(50)-9.81(6.7)=-31.25...ms Does this seem correct. In my head I was expecting that the ...
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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 ...
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A spherical non-rotating planet (with no atmosphere) has mass 4 kg and radius 9000 km. A projectile of mass is fired from the surface of the planet at a point with a speed at an angle with respect to the radial direction. In its subsequent trajectory the projectile reaches a ...
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A soccer player kicks a ball from the ground into the goal, which is located 17 meters away on the level playing field. The ball leaves the ground at an initial speed of 18m/s and at an initial angle above the horizontal of 23 degrees. Find the angle of the ball's velocity (...
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A projectile is launched with an initial speed of 40m/s at an angle of 25 degrees above the horizontal. The projectile lands 3 sec. later. Neglect air friction. What is the projectile's velocity at the highest point of it's trajectory? What is the straight line distace from ...
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A projectile is fired from a cliff 300 m high with an initial velocity of 400 m/s. If the firing angle is 30 degrees from the horizontal, compute the horizontal range of the projectile.
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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 ...
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What is the kinetic energy of an ideal projectile of mass 19.4 kg at the apex (highest point) of its trajectory, if it was launched with an initial speed of 29.2 m/s and at an initial angle of 46.9° with respect to the horizontal?
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A projectile is launched with an initial speed of 59.0 m/s at an angle of 32.0° above the horizontal. The projectile lands on a hillside 3.80 s later. Neglect air friction. (Assume that the +x-axis is to the right and the +y-axis is up along the page.) (a) What is the ...
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A projectile is shot from the edge of a cliff h = 125 m above ground level with an initial speed of v0 = 145 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...
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A projectile is fired with an initial speed of 1000 m/s at an angle of 37 degrees above the horizontal. If air resistance is neglected, the horizontal component of the projectile's velocity after 20 s is approximately A) 600 m/s B) 800 m/s C) 640 m/s D) 40 m/s E) 160 m/s ...
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A certain projectile is launched with an initial speed Vo. At its highest point its speed is Vo / 6. What was the launch angle?
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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. ...
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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. ...
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A cannonball shot at an angle of 60 Degrees had a range of 196m. What was its initial speed?
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A ball was shot from the angles given in the table below. The corresponding ranges (landing at the same height from which it is shot) for three trials are given below as well. A. Determine the average range and standard deviation for each angle. B. Next calculate the initial ...
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A projectile is launched from the earth’s surface at initial speed v0 at angle θ0 with the horizontal. When the projectile is at its maximum height h, it has half the speed it had when it was at half its maximum height (h/2). At what angle was the projectile launched?
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Consider the motion of a projectile. It isfired at t = 0. Its initial speed is 36 m/s and its initial projection angle is 55◦ from the horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . y x What is the maximum height, h, of its tra jectory? Answer in units of m.
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A shell fired from the ground with an initial speed of 1.70 x 10^3 m/s at an initial angle of 55 degrees to the horizontal. neglecting air resistance, find a) the shell's horizontal range b)the amount of time the shell is in motion.
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A ball is fired from the ground with an initial speed of 2.38 * 10^3 m/s (approximately seven times the speed of sound) at an initial angle of 56.0° to the horizontal. Neglect air resistance. (a) Find the ball's horizontal range.(m)
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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 ...
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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?
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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?
69. ### Physics

A projectile is launched at 5.4 m/s with an initial angle of 22 degrees from an initial height of 2.6 meters. Where will it land? How fast, and at what angle will it be going when it hits the ground?
70. ### physics problem-gun (projectile problem)

A gun shoots bullets that leave the muzzle at 250 m/s. If a bullet is tohit a target 160.8 m away at the level of the muzzle, the gun must be aimedat a point above the target. (Neglect air resistance.) How far above the target is this point if the angle the gun makes is ...
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A spherical non-rotating planet (with no atmosphere) has mass m 1= 6 ×10 24 kg and radius r 1= 9000 km. A projectile of mass m 2≪ m 1 is fired from the surface of the planet at a point A with a speed v A at an angle α=30 ∘ with respect to the radial direction...
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A projectile is launched at an angle of 36.2 degrees above the horizontal with an initial speed of 33.0 m/s. what is the horizontal component of its velocity?
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Estimate the speed in mph with which water comes out of a garden hose using your past observations of water coming out of garden hoses and your knowledge of projectile motion. (Take the inclination angle to be 45°, the initial height to be 1.0 m, and the range of the stream ...
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Estimate the speed in mph with which water comes out of a garden hose using your past observations of water coming out of garden hoses and your knowledge of projectile motion. (Take the inclination angle to be 45°, the initial height to be 1.0 m, and the range of the stream ...
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A spherical non-rotating planet (with no atmosphere) has mass m1= 5 ×1024 kg and radius r1= 8000 km. A projectile of mass m2≪m1 is fired from the surface of the planet at a point A with a speed vA at an angle α=30∘ with respect to the radial direction. In its...
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1. (a) How far below an initial straight-line path will a projectile fall in eight seconds? (b) Does your answer depend on the angle of launch or on the initial speed of the projectile? the answer is no. but defend it. 2. Why is it important that a satellite be above Earth's ...
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A projectile with a mass of 2.50 kg is shot horizontally from a height of 15.0 m above a flat surface. The projectile's initial speed is 22 m/s. 1.How much mechanical energy does the projectile have initially ? 2.How much work is done on the projectile by gravity as it falls ...
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The speed of a projectile when it reaches its maximum height is 0.46 times its speed when it is at half its maximum height. What is the initial projection angle of the projectile?
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The speed of a projectile when it reaches its maximum height is 0.42 times its speed when it is at half its maximum height. What is the initial projection angle of the projectile?
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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 ...
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a projectile is shot from the edge of a cliff h=145m above ground level with an initial speed of vo=135m/s at an angle of 37.0 with the horizontal. determine time taken to hit point p at ground level. determine the range of x of the projectile as measured from base of cliff
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A golf ball is stuck at point o on the ground and moves with an initial velocity of 20ms-1 at an angle of 53 degrees to the horizontal.The ball subsequently lands at a point x which is on the same horizontal levelas o. a) show that the time taken by the ball to reach point x ...
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A spherical non-rotating planet (with no atmosphere) has mass m1= 3 ×1024 kg and radius r1= 8000 km. A projectile of mass m2≪m1 is fired from the surface of the planet at a point A with a speed vA at an angle α=30∘ with respect to the radial direction. In its...
84. ### Physics Classical Mechanics

A spherical non-rotating planet (with no atmosphere) has mass m1= 4 ×1024 kg and radius r1= 5000 km. A projectile of mass m2≪m1 is fired from the surface of the planet at a point A with a speed vA at an angle α=30∘ with respect to the radial direction. In its...
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A projectile is projected with speed u at an angle alpha on an inclined plane of inclination angle bita. Find time of flight nn inclined plane and maximum height attained by projectile w.r.t. Inclined plane, range of projectile on inclined plane, angle of projection for which ...
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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 ...
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If a rocket is launched at an initial speed of 120m/s at an angle of 25 degrees, find the time of flight, range, and it's highest height.
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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?
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A projectile is launched with an initial speed of 70 m/s at an angle of 35° above the horizontal on flat ground. Neglect air friction. A)What is the projectile's velocity at the highest point of its trajectory?
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Calculate the maximum height using the initial speed, half-time, and angle. The initial speeed is 9.8m/s, half time is 1.8, and the angle is 75.
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A rocket is launched at an angle of 59.0° above the horizontal with an initial speed of 103 m/s. The rocket moves for 3.00 s along its initial line of motion with an acceleration of 31.0 m/s2. At this time, its engines fail and the rocket proceeds to move as a projectile. (a...
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A rocket is launched at an angle of 50.0° above the horizontal with an initial speed of 105 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. (a...
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A soccer ball is kicked from the ground with an initial speed of 14.5 m/s. After 0.272 seconds, ts speed is 12.4 m/s. (A) Give a strategy that will allow you to calculate the ball's initial direction of motion. (B) Use your strategy to find the initial direction.
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A ball is thrown horizontally from a height of 16.01 m and hits the ground with a speed that is 5.0 times its initial speed. What was the initial speed? Ok so I got a vertical final velocity of 17.714 m/s. Now I need to find the horizontal speed, correct? Which equation can I ...
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A spherical non-rotating planet (with no atmosphere) has mass m1= 5 ×1024 kg and radius r1= 7000 km. A projectile of mass m2≪m1 is fired from the surface of the planet at a point A with a speed vA at an angle α=30∘ with respect to the radial direction. In...
96. ### projectile motion physics

Imagine the ball on the left is given a nonzero initial speed in the horizontal direction, while the ball on the right continues to fall with zero initial velocity. What horizontal speed vx must the ball on the left start with so that it hits the ground at the same position as...
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A projectile is fired at an upward angle of 60 degrees with a speed of 100m/s. It lands on a plateau 150m higher. What is the projectile's speed the moment before it strikes the plateau? I'm thinking to just use the kinematic equation Vf^2= Vi^2 + 2aΔy. Am I correct?
98. ### AP Physics

So my question is about projectile motion. We just learned in class about the equation for finding the range: R=v^2sin(2theta)/g I understand that and I think I see where it comes from. My question is, if someone were to collect data on the projectile range for different ...
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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 ...
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A shell is ﬁred from the ground with an initial speed of 1.70 × 10 3 m/s (approximately ﬁve times the speed of sound) at an initial angle of 70.0 ◦ to the horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s 2 . a) Neglecting air resistance, ﬁnd the ...