# 2) Sketch a graph of height vs. time for a projectile fired at 15 degrees, 45 degrees and 60 degrees to the horizontal.

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1. ## 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

2. ## physics

A stone is thrown horizontally outward from the top of a bridge, the stone is released 19.6meter above the street below.the initial velocity of the stone is 5.0m/s.determine the (a)total time that the stone is in the air (b)magnitude and direction of the

3. ## 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

4. ## physics

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.

5. ## college algebra

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 times at which a projectile with an initial velocity of 128 ft/s will be 144 ft above the

6. ## Maths

This question is about the motion of a firework rocket. A firework rocket is fired vertically upwards from the ground. It accelerates uniformly from rest with an acceleration of 8.0 for 5.0 s after which time the fuel of the rocket has all been used. 2

7. ## physics

PLS HELP A projectile is fired from the origin (at y = 0 m) as shown in the diagram above. The initial velocity components are Vx = 140 m/s and Vy = 84 m/s. The projectile reaches maximum height at point P, then it falls and strikes the ground at point Q,

8. ## pre-calc

analyzing the motion of a projectile: a projectile is fired from a cliff 200 feet above the water at an inclination of 45 degrees, with a muzzle velocity of 50 feet per second. the height of the projectile above the water is given by h(x)= -0.0128x^2+x+200

9. ## physics

A projectile is fired from the origin (at y = 0 m) as shown in the diagram. The initial velocity components are V0x = 310 m/s and V0y = 26 m/s. The projectile reaches maximum height at point P, then it falls and strikes the ground at point Q, which is 20 m

10. ## 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

11. ## Physics

a) A cannonball is fired horizontally from the top of a cliff. The cannon is at height H = 100 m above ground level, and the ball is fired with initial horizontal speed v_0. Assume acceleration due to gravity to be g = 9.80 m/s^2. Assume that the cannon is

12. ## math

The height, h(t), of a projectile, in metres, can be modelled by the equation h(t) = 14t – 5t2, where t is the time in seconds after the projectile is released. Can the projectile ever reach a height of 9m? Explain.

13. ## Science

A projectile has a range of 50m and reaches a maximum height of 10m. Calculate the angle at which the projectile is fired.

14. ## physics

a projectile is thrown from the ground with an initial velocity of 20.0m/s at an angle of 40 degrees above the horizontal, find the maximum height,the time required to reach its maximum height,c) it velocity at the top of the trajectory.d) the range of the

15. ## algebra

The height in feet of a projectile with an initial velocity of 32 feet per second and an initial height of 48 feet is a function of time in seconds given by h(t) = −16t2 + 32t + 48. (a) Find the maximum height of the projectile. ft (b) Find the time t

16. ## physics

A projectile fired vertically up from a cannon rises 200 m before returning to the ground. If the same cannon were to fire the same projectile at an angle 45 degrees, then the maximum range would be m.

17. ## 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,

18. ## physics

A projectile is fired at 30.0° above the horizontal. Its initial speed is equal to 172.5 m/s. Assume that the free-fall acceleration is constant throughout and that the effects of the air can be ignored. What is the maximum height reached by the

19. ## 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.

20. ## Algebra

A projectile which is fired from the ground with a velocity of 960 ft/sec, at an angle of 30° above the ground, has a height at time t of h(t)=480t–16t2. Find the time when it hits the ground again.

21. ## math

The height of a projectile fired upward is given by the formula s = v0t − 16t2, where s is the height in feet, v0 is the initial velocity, and t is the time in seconds. Find the time for a projectile to reach a height of 96 ft if it has an initial

A projectile is fired at 45.0° above the horizontal. Its initial speed is equal to 42.5 m/s. Assume that the free-fall acceleration is constant throughout and that the effects of the air can be ignored. What is the maximum height reached by the

23. ## algebra

The height of a projectile fired upward is given by the formula s = v0t − 16t^2, 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 232 ft/s.

24. ## College Algebra

Show all work. A projectile is fired from a cliff 100 ft above the water at an inclination of 45 degrees to the horizontal, with a muzzle velocity of 260 ft/second. The height of the projectile above the water is given by h(x)= ((-32x^2)/(260)^2)+x+100,

The height in metres of a projectile launched from the top of a building is given by h(t) =- 5t2 + 10t+5 where t is the time in seconds since it was launched. a) How high was the projectile at the moment of launch? b) At what time does the projectile hit

26. ## 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.

27. ## 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

28. ## algebra

The height in feet of a projectile with an initial velocity of 96 feet per second and an initial height of 112 feet is a function of time in seconds given by h(t) = −16t2 + 96t + 112. (a) Find the maximum height of the projectile. 144 Incorrect: Your

29. ## physics

three more questions: 1) A 1.50kg projectile is launched at 18.0m/s from level ground. The launch angle is 26 degrees above the horizontal. (Assume negligible friction) a) What is the maximum height reached by this projectile? b) How was will the

30. ## physics

Derive a general equation for the time of flight of the banana en route to the monkey in terms of only the velocity, distance, and height hint: if you are doing everything right, there should be a lot of cancellations resulting in a relatively simple

31. ## Physics

A projectile is fired from the surface of the Earth with a speed of 200 meters per second at an angle of 30° above the horizontal. If the ground is level, what is the maximum height reached by the projectile? (A) 5 m (B) 10 m (C) 500 m (D) 1,000 m (E)

32. ## physics

a projectile is fired from the top of a building with an initial velocity straight upward at 40m/sec. the top of the building is 50 meters above the ground? a) the maximun height of the projectile above the building b) the time for the projectile to reach

33. ## physics

A projectile is fired on level ground, and has initial horizontal and vertical components of velocity equal to 30 m/s and 40 m/s, respectively. After 7 seconds of flight, what is the approximate angle of the projectile's velocity vector with respect to

34. ## Physics

Someone posted the question below, stating that they knew the answer to part A but needed help with part B. Well even with the answer for A, I can't figure it out! Can you take a step back from the question below to show me the steps for solving part A?

35. ## physics help

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

36. ## Physics

A projectile is fired from the surface of the Earth with a speed of 200 meters per second at an angle of 30° above the horizontal. If the ground is level, what is the maximum height reached by the projectile? (A) 5 m (B) 10 m (C) 500 m (D) 1,000 m (E)

37. ## 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

38. ## Science Physics

Projectile motion problem. The maximum range for a projectile is achieved when the projectile is fired at 45 degrees. This is true if the launch starts and ends at the same altitude. What about if you fire at a target at a lower elevation? Is the optimal

39. ## Physics

A projectile is fired at an angle of 60degree with the horizontal and with the initial velocity 80m/s calculate (a) the time of flight(b)time to reach maximum height(c)it range(d)the velocity of projection 2seconds after been fired

40. ## algebra

The height of a projectile fired upward is given by the formula s = v0t – 16t^2, where s is the height, v0 is the initial velocity and t is the time. Find the times at which a projectile with an initial velocity of 128 ft/s will be 176 ft above the

41. ## Math

Height of a Projectile. The height of a projectile is described by the equation: s(t)=144t-16t^(2) Where t is in seconds and s(t) is the height of the projectile at time t. Find when the projectile hits the ground.

A projectile propelled straight upward from the ground is modeled by the function d(t)=-16t^2+304t. a) At what time does the projectile reach maximum height? b) What is the maximum height? c) At what times is the projectile more than 500 feet above the

43. ## science

A projectile is fired with an initial speed of 120m.s' at an angle of 60' above the horizontal from the top of a 50m high cliff. (a) determine the maximum height(above the cliff) reached by the projectile (b) how long it takes to fall to the ground from

44. ## science

A projectile is fired with an initial speed of 120m.s' at an angle of 60' above the horizontal from the top of a 50m high cliff. (a) determine the maximum height(above the cliff) reached by the projectile (b) how long it takes to fall to the ground from

45. ## mit physics

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

46. ## physics i really need help :(

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

47. ## math

If a projectile is launched from a platform 30 feet high with an initial velocity of 128 feet per second, then the height of the projectile at t seconds is given by s(t) = –16t2 + 128t + 30 feet. (a) At what time does the projectile attain its maximum

48. ## physics

A projectile fired vertically up from a cannon rises 200 m before returning to the ground. If the same cannon were to fire the same projectile at an angle 45 degrees, then the maximum rangerange would be m.

49. ## 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

50. ## Physics- i need to know how to do these problems

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

51. ## Physics ( HELP)

2) Sketch a graph of height vs. time for a projectile fired at 15 degrees, 45 degrees and 60 degrees to the horizontal.

52. ## Algebra

A projectile is fired straight up in the air. Let h(t) be its height in meters above the ground t seconds after it was fired. Use the model h(t) = −4.9t2 + 70t + 30 to answer the following questions. Feel free to use a calculator for computations, but

53. ## Physics

A projectile is fired from a height of h meters at a speed of 55m/s and at an angle of 10 degrees above the horizontal. The projectile hits a target at a horizontal distance of 80m from where it was fired and at a vertical height of 1.2m. Find the time for

54. ## 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

55. ## Physics

A projectile is fired straight up from a cliff which is 200 feet above ground with an initial velocity of 220 ft/sec. Assume that the only force affecting the projectile during flight is from gravity which produces a downward acceleration 32 ft/sec^2. Find

56. ## Math

A projectile is fired straight up from a cliff which is 200 feet above ground with an initial velocity of 220 ft/sec. Assume that the only force affecting the projectile during flight is from gravity which produces a downward acceleration 32 ft/sec^2. Find

57. ## physics

a projectile is fired at an angle of 60 degrees with the horizontal and with the initital velocity of 80 m/s. What is the time of flight? What is the max height attained and the time taken to attain it? What is the range? The velocity of projection 2

58. ## 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

59. ## Physics

A projectile is fired at 65.0° above the horizontal. Its initial speed is equal to 37.5 m/s. Assume that the free-fall acceleration is constant throughout and that the effects of the air can be ignored.At what time after being fired does the projectile

60. ## Physics - Projectile Motion

This is going to be hard to explain, but I did an experiment on projectile motion and we had to lauch a marble from 0 degrees to 90 degrees in a 5 degree interval using a projectile launcher with the same velocity each time. We had to investigate the angle

61. ## 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?

62. ## 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?

63. ## PHYSICS

A Projectile IS FIRED FROM THE TOP OF A BUILDING WITH AN INITIAL VELOCITY STRAIGH UPWARD AT 40.0 M/SEC . THE TOP OF THE BUILDING IS 50.0 METERS ABOVE THE GROUND. A) THE MAXIMUN HEIGHT OF THE PROJECTILE ABOVE THE BUILDING. B) THE TIME FOR THE PROJECTILE TO

64. ## 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

65. ## math

A projectile is fired directly upward with a muzzle velocity of 860 feet per second from a height of 7 feet above the ground. a. Determine a function for the height of the projectile t seconds after it’s released. b. How long does it take the projectile

66. ## 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.

67. ## physics

A projectile is fired off a cliff at an angle of 60 degrees to the horizontal. The height of the cliff is 48 meters and the velocity of the projectile is 80 m/s. Find the range (dx)

68. ## 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

69. ## physics

A projectile was fired out of a lead ejector at an angle of 45 degrees up from horizontal. The projectile velocity was 1000.00 meters per second. How high did it go? and how far did the projectile go?

70. ## physics

A ball is fired with an inital velocity of 500 m/s at an angle of 30 degrees above horizontal across a level field. Calculate the maximum height, the time of flight, and the range of the ball. Okay, so I know that this is a projectile problem but I am kind

71. ## Applying Algebraic Thinking to Data

Snoopy is in his plane, 4500 ft above ground. he fires a projectile straight up. The Vo of the projectile is 340 ft/s. (after the projectile is fired, it has no acceleration, so its height can be modeled by a "falling body" model). The Red baron is

72. ## Physics

Help! I've been trying to understand this question for quite some time now and every attempt i make at it i get the wrong answer. maybe i'm just pluging the numbers into the equations wrong, but i always get the wrong answers. if someone can just breakdown

73. ## 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

74. ## Physics

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

75. ## physics

a projectile is fired at an angle of 60 degrees with the horizontal and with the initital velocity of 80 m/s. What is the time of flight?

76. ## Physics

A shell is launched at 140 m/s 56.0 degrees above the horizontal. When it has reached its highest point, it launches a projectile at a velocity of 110 m/s 35.0 degrees above the horizontal relative to the shell. 1) Find the maximum height (in m) about the

77. ## Physics

A projectile is fired from a cannon at a speed of 301 m/s and at an angle of 3 degrees. How long does it take the projectile to reach the highest point? How far does it go horizontally?

78. ## Physics

I solved 1 out of 2 correctly: A shell is launched at 140 m/s 56.0 degrees above the horizontal. When it has reached its highest point, it launches a projectile at a velocity of 110 m/s 35.0 degrees above the horizontal relative to the shell. 1) Find the

79. ## physics

if a ball, fired as a projectile, travels 30 meters when it leaves the the ground at 20% angel, it will travel the same distance when fired at an angle of what degrees

80. ## physics

if a ball, fired as a projectile, travels 30 meters when it leaves the the ground at 20% angel, it will travel the same distance when fired at an angle of what degrees

81. ## Math

A projectile is fired upward 200 ft from an observer. The height in feet of the projectile after t seconds is given by s=-16t2 + 180t. What is the rate of change of the angle of elevation of the observer to the projectile after 7 seconds? I don't

82. ## physics

Consider a projectile fired horizontally from a cliff of a given height. With what speed must it be fired so that it makes a 45 degree angle with the ground when it hits

83. ## physics

Help with physics graph sketch? sketch a postion time graph for a student stopping at the school, which 5km east of home how would the graph look like

84. ## physics

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

85. ## physic

a projectile is fired from the ground level with a velocity of 500ms at 30 degree to the horizontal. Determine 1 it's horizontal range 2 the greatest vertical height reached 3 the time taken to reach this height (g=10mls2

86. ## Physics

A projectile of mass 0.377 kg is shot from a cannon, at height 6.6 m, as shown in the figure, with an initial velocity vi having a horizontal component of 6.1 m/s. The projectile rises to a maximum height of y above the end of the cannon’s barrel and

87. ## physics(URGENT!!!!!)

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

88. ## Classical Mechanics Physics

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

89. ## 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

90. ## Physics

A projectile is fired at 32.5° above the horizontal. Its initial speed is equal to 160.0 m/s. Assume that the free-fall acceleration is constant throughout and that the effects of the air can be ignored. What is the maximum height reached by the

91. ## Physics

A projectile is fired up into the air at a speed of 164 m/s at an angle of 37° relative to the horizontal. Ignore air drag. A.) Determine the MAXIMUM HEIGHT (above where it was thrown) the projectile will reach. m B.) Determine how LONG the projectile

92. ## Phsyics

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

93. ## Physics

A projectile is launched upward at 26m/s at 30 degrees from the horizontal. The whole path of the projectile takes place over level ground. How much time will the projectile be in the air?

94. ## physics

A projectile is fired with an initial velocity of 24 m/s at 40 degrees above the horizontal.What is the velocity of the projectile at its highest point?

95. ## physics

A projectile is fired from the origin (at y = 0 m) as shown in the diagram. The initial velocity components are and The projectile reaches maximum height at point P, then it falls and strikes the ground at point Q, which is 20 m below the launch point.

96. ## MAth

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

97. ## Physics

A projectile is fired from ground level with an initial velocity of 50m/s and an initial angle of 30degree. Assuming g= 9.8 m/s*2, find: (a) The projectile total time of flight. (b) The maximum height attained (c) The total horizontal traveled (d) The

98. ## Houston community college

A projectile is fired from ground level with an initial velocity of 50m/s and an initial angle of 30degree. Assuming g= 9.8 m/s*2, find: (a) The projectile total time of flight. (b) The maximum height attained (c) The total horizontal traveled (d) The

99. ## Math

I have done two parts but no idea how to the third one. The height, h, in meters, of a firecracker fired into the air can be modeled using the function h(t)=-5(x-4)^2+85, where t is the time, in seconds, after the firecracker is fired. c) Use the graph to

100. ## Physics

A projectile is fired from the surface of the Earth with a speed of 200 meters per second at an angle of 30° above the horizontal. If the ground is level, what is the maximum height reached by the projectile? (A) 5 m (B) 10 m (C) 500 m (D) 1,000 m (E)