Soccer Ball Science

This problem will show you how a soccer ball can also be a projectile, and how by knowing a couple of simple things, you can find out everything you need about the problem, including how far and how high the ball traveled in addition to its time of flight.


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4 Responses to “Soccer Ball Science”
  1. Aurora says:

    Great job figuring out what happened! That skill is going to go a LONG way in science… keep up the good work!

    (Did I mention that a lot of what we do in science is figure out what went “wrong”… e.g. “differently that we expected”?)

  2. bac051201 says:

    I’m soooooo sorry!! I had entered it as only sin 38* was over 9.81. oops. ;);)

  3. Aurora says:

    If you’re still stuck, send me a picture of your calculations to [email protected]

  4. bac051201 says:

    is my calculator busted??? I got that sqrt 30 sin 38*/9.81^2 = 3.397….; so why did I get a different answer

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