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A ball is thrown vertically upward, which is the positive direction. A little while later it returns to its point of release. The ball is in the air for a total time of 10 s. Note: Near the earth's surface, g is approximately 9.80 m /s2.

(a1) What is the algebraic expression for the initial velocity v0 of the ball? Express your answer in terms of the ball's displacement y, its acceleration a in the vertical direction, and the elapsed time t.

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is this correct?:

Equation:

v0=(y-.5at^2)/t

v0=(0-490)/10

v0=(-490)/10

v0=-49

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# Homework Help: Equation for initial velocity

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