Projectile Motion

Brooke Veldman

Projectile motion is a form of motion in which an object or particle (called a projectile) is thrown near the earth's surface, and it moves along a curved path under the action of gravity only.

3 real world examples of projectile motion

1. When soccer players kick a soccer ball

2. Archery

3. When someone kicks a football

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Tiger hits fan

Golf ball

The golf ball is hit, goes up in the air, then comes back down.
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Range- horizontal

Amplitude- vertical