Ballistic Projectile Displacement - y(t,`theta`, `v_0`)

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Equation / Last modified by cataustria on 2015/07/11 22:23
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vCalc.Ballistic Projectile Displacement - y(t,`theta`, `v_0`)
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This equation computes the vertical displacement for a ballistic projectile subject to only the force of gravity.  Inputs are:

  • `theta` - launch angle
  • `v_0` - magnitude of initial velocity
  • t - time of projectile motion

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