Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Application Word Problem : Distance, Time and Speed - Object thrown Upward

    Not what you're looking for? Search our solutions OR ask your own Custom question.

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    An object is projected vertically upward from the top of a building with an initial velocity of 144 ft/second. It's distance, s(t) in feet above the ground after t seconds is given by the equation: s(t)=-16^2+144t+100

    - find the maximum height, s(t), of the object above the ground.

    - find the height of the building, that is, at t=0.

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 6:41 pm ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/math/algebra/application-word-problem-distance-time-and-speed-object-thrown-upward-56413

    Solution Summary

    A word problem is solved regarding an object that is thrown upward.

    $2.49

    ADVERTISEMENT