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There are **7** NRICH Mathematical resources connected to **Projectiles**, you may find related items under Mechanics.

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### Cannon Balls

How high will a ball taking a million seconds to fall travel?

Age 16 to 18

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### Escape from Planet Earth

How fast would you have to throw a ball upwards so that it would never land?

Age 16 to 18

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### Whoosh

A ball whooshes down a slide and hits another ball which flies off the slide horizontally as a projectile. How far does it go?

Age 16 to 18

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### 10 Olympic Starters

10 intriguing starters related to the mechanics of sport.

Age 16 to 18

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### Angle of Shot

At what angle should you release the shot to break Olympic records?

Age 16 to 18

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### Modelling Assumptions in Mechanics

An article demonstrating mathematically how various physical modelling assumptions affect the solution to the seemingly simple problem of the projectile.

Age 16 to 18