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Asked Nov 7, 2019

A projectile is launched upward at an angle. What should this angle be with respect to the horizontal in order for the projectile to travel the farthest distance? Explain why

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A projectile is launched upward at an angle. The angle will be with respect to the horizontal in order for the projectile to travel the farthest distance can be obtained in the following way.

 

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The horizontal distance trave...

R horizontal component of velocity x time of flight
uCos e x(2u Sin 0)
g
u sin20
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R horizontal component of velocity x time of flight uCos e x(2u Sin 0) g u sin20

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