# Please helpA golfer hits a ball is at 15 m/s at an angle of 40 degrees above the horizontal. How far

Please help A golfer hits a ball is at 15 m/s at an angle of 40 degrees above the horizontal. How far from where the ball was
hit will the ball land?

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1. kitttimothy55 says:

Range = 22.61 m

Explanation:

We can use the formula for the Range in flat ground, given by:

$Range=v_i^2\frac{sin(2\theta)}{g}$

which for our case renders:

$Range=15^2\frac{sin(80^o)}{9.8} \approx 22.61\,\,m$

2. Expert says:

positive reinforcement? ?

3. Expert says:

0.19 m/s and 0.45 m/s