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A placekicker must kick a football from a point 36.0 m (about 40 yards) from the goal, and half the crowd hopes the ball will clear the crossbar, which is 3.05 m high. When kicked, the ball leaves the ground with a speed of 24.0 m/s at an angle of 45.0° to the horizontal.

(a) By how much does the ball clear or fall short of clearing or fall short of clearing the crossbar? (Enter a negative answer if it falls short.)

______ m

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

I am completely lost. Would someone please teach me how to get started with this problem?

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# Homework Help: Football proble, PLEASE HELP!

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