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

A ballista fires an arrow at an initial velocity of 325 m/s. What is the maximum range it can reach? How high would it get at maximum range? How long would it take?

2. Relevant equations

Rmax = (Vo^2)/g

3. The attempt at a solution

When I used the formula, I got the maximum range to be 10,778 m. This is close to 6 miles, which is obviously unrealistic. What's wrong here?

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# Homework Help: Range of a Ballista Arrow

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