Jumping Frog#

A frog, initially at rest, jumps from the surface of a body of water to catch its prey. The frog reaches a maximum height of 1.2 \(m\) and travels a horizontal distance of 1.3 \(m\) before returning to the water.

Part 1#

How long was the frog in the air before returning to the water (\(t\_{jump}\))?

Answer Section#

Please enter in a numeric value in \(s\).

Part 2#

What was the magnitude of the frog’s initial velocity, \(v_i\)?

Answer Section#

Please enter in a numeric value in \(m/s\).

Part 3#

What was the direction of the frog’s initial velocity, \(v_i\), with respect to the horizontal \(\theta\)?

Answer Section#

Please enter in a numeric value in degrees.

Attribution#

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