Explore BrainMass
Share

Impulse on ball estimation using graphical method

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

Suppose the force acting on a tennis ball (mass 0.065 kg) points in the +x direction and is given by the graph of Fig. 7-30 as a function of time.

Figure 7-30 in attached document.

(a) Use a graphical method to estimate the total impulse given the ball.
N·s
(b) Use a graphical method to estimate the velocity of the ball after being struck, assuming the ball is being served so it is nearly at rest initially.
m/s

© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com September 22, 2018, 12:52 pm ad1c9bdddf - https://brainmass.com/physics/velocity-time-graphs/impulse-ball-estimation-using-graphical-method-214071

Attachments

Solution Summary

Solution in attached document.

$2.19