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written by Tom Henderson
This page  features an animated image and a discussion of the role initial angle plays in projectile motion. This is shown through firing a cannon ball at three different angles. At the bottom of the page there are links to similar animations.

This tutorial is part of The Physics Classroom. This web site also includes interactive tools to help students with concepts and problem solving, worksheets for student assignments, and recommendations for simple introductory laboratories.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Classical Mechanics
- Motion in Two Dimensions
= Projectile Motion
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Tutorial
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
Intended Users Formats Ratings
- Learners
- Educators
- image/gif
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© 1996
Keywords:
initial angle, initial conditions, projectile motion
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AIP Format
T. Henderson, (1996), WWW Document, (http://www.physicsclassroom.com/mmedia/vectors/mr.cfm).
AJP/PRST-PER
T. Henderson, The Physics Classroom: Maximum Range, (1996), <http://www.physicsclassroom.com/mmedia/vectors/mr.cfm>.
APA Format
Henderson, T. (1996). The Physics Classroom: Maximum Range. Retrieved December 19, 2014, from http://www.physicsclassroom.com/mmedia/vectors/mr.cfm
Chicago Format
Henderson, Tom. The Physics Classroom: Maximum Range. 1996. http://www.physicsclassroom.com/mmedia/vectors/mr.cfm (accessed 19 December 2014).
MLA Format
Henderson, Tom. The Physics Classroom: Maximum Range. 1996. 19 Dec. 2014 <http://www.physicsclassroom.com/mmedia/vectors/mr.cfm>.
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