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Im trying to make a computer program that calculates the movement of a ball in the air.

i'll need information as:

- the air density

- the ball's crosssection

- the ball's current acceleration

- the balls current speed

is this enough to calculate the frictional force?

I'll also need:

- Ball's mass

- Ball's current location

Is this enough to completely determine the ball's acceleration.?

Will someone please help med figure out how to calculate the ball's movement.

There will be bo colisions, nor both a static and a dynamic frictional force from the air, and the air density will be the same no matter how high the ball is.

Please explain clearly as it's been a LONG time since my math and physics.

Maybe for simplicity, explain the dynamics in one axis to avoid using vector math.

Please help me and I'll be very greatful

/Andreas

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