1. Not finding help here? Sign up for a free 30min tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

How do I get a formula that finds the initial velocity with height in it?

  1. Nov 9, 2007 #1
    How do I get a formula that finds the initial velocity with height in it??

    How do I get a formula that finds the initial velocity with height in it??
    i was doing a inclined plane problem with is deal with 2 steel balls' collision~
    could somebody help me to derivate that formula?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Nov 9, 2007 #2
    [tex]a(x-x_0)=\frac{1}{2}(v^2-v_0^2)[/tex]

    Solve for [tex]v_0[/tex]
     
  4. Nov 9, 2007 #3
    ya and what is the angle of the inclined place..
     
  5. Nov 10, 2007 #4
    I am not sure if you had supplied all given data, and of course, your attempt. :P
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Have something to add?



Similar Discussions: How do I get a formula that finds the initial velocity with height in it?
Loading...