Launch Velocity of a Projectile

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Classical Mechanics

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Formulas that use Launch Velocity of a Projectile

\(\large{  v_0 =   \sqrt{  \frac{ R \; g }{ sin\; 2 \; \theta }  }   }\)   

Where:

\(\large{ v_0 }\) = launch velocity

\(\large{ R }\) = horizontal range

\(\large{ g }\) = gravitational acceleration

\(\large{ \theta }\) = vertical angle

 

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