(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A baseball thrown at an angle of 65.0 degrees above the horizontal strikes a building 16.0 m away at a point 5.00 m above the point from which it is thrown. Ignore air resistance.

2. Relevant equations

Not sure if this equation works for the problem

Vo = SQR(RG/SIN2THETA)

3. The attempt at a solution

I understand projectile motion but I'm confused because the ball hits the wall at a point higher than the initial point from which it's thrown. From my calculation I got 14.4 m/s squared. Range times gravity divided by sin130. I'm not sure of any other way of solving the problem but I know the above is wrong. I can't seem to get any of the kinematic equations down to one variable either.

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# Homework Help: Finding initial velocity

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