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Velocity and height

If a rock is thrown upward with an initial velocity of 32 feet per second from the top of a 40-foot building, write the height equation. The formula is s = -16t^2 + v o t + s o.

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We can go through the physics to derive the equation.
Assume the upward direction is positive, then the ...

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This shows how to write a height equation given velocity.