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Homework Help: Golf ball problem 2-d

  1. Sep 16, 2008 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    y = -15.2m
    Vox = 11.2 m/s
    Voy = 0
    ay = -9.8 m/s^2
    3. The attempt at a solution

    a) y = Voy t + 1/2 ay t^2
    -15.2 = 0 + 1/2(-9.8) t^2
    t^2 = 3.10
    t = 1.76 s

    need help working out part b
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  3. Sep 17, 2008 #2


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    There will be two components to the final velocity (horizontal and vertical). You need to find both and add them (as vectors).
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