Essential University Physics: Volume 1 (4th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-134-98855-8
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Chapter 3 - Exercises and Problems - Page 51: 66


$v_0 = \sqrt{2gh +\frac{R^2g}{2h} }$ ​

Work Step by Step

We know from the values of the x and y components of velocity that: $v_{xo} = R\sqrt{\frac{g}{2h} }$ And: $v_{yo} = g\sqrt{\frac{2h}{g} }$ That simplifies to: $v_0 = \sqrt{2gh +\frac{R^2g}{2h} }$
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