Suppose you now take the ball and using a bat, pop it straight up into the air with a hang-time of 5.00 s (the hang time is how long the bas

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Suppose you now take the ball and using a bat, pop it straight up into the air with a hang-time of 5.00 s (the hang time is how long the baseball is in the air after it leaves the bat). Determine the height to which the ball rises before it reaches its peak.

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Mít Mít 2 weeks 2021-07-19T16:53:01+00:00 1 Answers 1 views 0

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    2021-07-19T16:54:52+00:00

    Answer:

    30.66m

    Explanation:

    Using the equation of motion formula S = ut + \frac{1}{2}gt^2 where;

    S is the height to which the ball rises

    u is the initial velocity of the ball = 0m/s

    a is the acceleration due to gravity = 9.81m/s²

    t is the time taken by the ball in air = 5.0s

    Note that the  time to rise to the peak is one-half the total hang-time = 5.0/2 = 2.5s

    Substituting the given parameters into the formula above to get S:

    S = ut + \frac{1}{2}gt^2\\\\S = 0(2.5)+ \frac{1}{2}(9.81)(2.5)^2\\\\S = 0+\frac{1}{2}(9.81)\times 6.25 \\\\S = \frac{61.3125}{2}\\ \\S = 30.65625m\\\\S \approx 30.66m

    This means that the ball rises 30.66m before it reaches its peak.

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