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Projectile Motion Neglecting air resistance

  1. Oct 1, 2014 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Neglecting air resistance, if you throw a ball straight up with a speed of 20 m/s, how far will it be moving when you catch it?

    2. Relevant equations
    None
    3. The attempt at a solution
     
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  3. Oct 1, 2014 #2

    SteamKing

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    Do you mean how fast will it be moving when you catch it?

    Are you sure there are no relevant equations to help you solve this problem? Did you give up while writing this post?
     
  4. Oct 1, 2014 #3
    I did mean how fast. Please excuse my typing error.
     
  5. Oct 1, 2014 #4

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    Still, the larger, unresolved issue is, are you sure there are no relevant equations you can apply to analyzing this problem?
     
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