Physics Questions and Answers
by Aristotle

Start Your Free Trial

A ball is thrown horizontally, its initial speed is 10 m/s. It hits the gound after 4 seconds.  How far away did it travel from its starting point?

Expert Answers info

Tushar Chandra eNotes educator | Certified Educator

calendarEducator since 2010

write12,551 answers

starTop subjects are Math, Science, and Business

The ball is thrown horizontally with an initial speed of 10 m/s and it hits the ground after 4 seconds. When the ball is released it moves in the downward direction due to the gravitational acceleration of 9.8 m/s^2. The distance moved by...

(The entire section contains 121 words.)

Unlock This Answer Now

check Approved by eNotes Editorial