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Nick2019
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Frank kicks a soccer ball off the ground and in the air with an initial velocity of 30 feet per second. Using the formula H(t) = −16t2 + vt + s, what is the maximum height the soccer ball reaches?
14.1 feet
13.7 feet
13.2 feet
15.2 feet
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Nick2019 Group Title
Frank kicks a soccer ball off the ground and in the air with an initial velocity of 30 feet per second. Using the formula H(t) = −16t2 + vt + s, what is the maximum height the soccer ball reaches? 14.1 feet 13.7 feet 13.2 feet 15.2 feet
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

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zepp Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
We are looking for the highest point of a facing down parabola, therefore the vertex of the parabola.
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zepp Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
dw:1341586592338:dw
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SmoothMath Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Do your thing, Zeppy.
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Nick2019 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so this means??
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Nick2019 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
lol i should have read the chapter :/
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zepp Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
dw:1341586632841:dw
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SmoothMath Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
GAHAHAHA YEEEESSSS
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Nick2019 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
lol so whats the answer, nice drawing
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SmoothMath Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
The eeeeye, it sees everything!
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Nick2019 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
lol i moved my webcam away from me haha
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zepp Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
H(t) = −16t2 + vt + s Represents the equation of your parabola, we are looking for the vertex, the xvalue of the vertex could be found by using the formula \[\frac{b}{2a}\]
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Nick2019 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so one of these 14.1 feet 13.7 feet 13.2 feet 15.2 feet
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zepp Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
Now, 30 feet per second. v=30 H(t) = −16t2 + 30t + s
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zepp Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
Use the formula I wrote above :)
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Nick2019 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dont know how to solve that :/ i just need the answer no offence
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Nick2019 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok il guess thanks for the help (in a good way)
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zepp Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
A quadratic equation is \(ax^2+bx+c\) Where the x of the vertex is at \(\large \frac{b}{2a}\) In our equation H(t) = −16t2 + 30t + s b is 30 and a is 16 \[\frac{30}{2(16)}=\frac{30}{32}=\frac{30}{32}\]
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zepp Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
What you have to do next it to replace this xvalue back into the equation to find the height (yvalue) And sorry I'm at work so I was afk :(
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what is it
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