I'm writing a talk on ballistics and was looking for the formula for the distance travelled by the projectile. However, all the formulae I have found exclude air resistance. I understand that the effect of air resistance depends on how stream-lined the projectile is, but is there not a general formula?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Also, the formula for distance travelled (when air resistance is neglected) changes if the projectile is not travelling over a flat surface. Why is that?

If anyone has the answers to those two questions you'd be a real life saver.

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# Ballistics Formulae

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