1994-Minton-Progression of Projectiles - Examples from Sports

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Minton, Roland. 1994. A Progression of Projectiles - Examples from Sports. The College Mathematics Teacher. 28(5): 436-442.

There is a progression of complexity and issues in projectile motion modeling from no rsistance, to resistance proportional to velocity, then to velocity squared,

Keywords:  differential equation, model, sports, projectile, resistance, linear resistance, quadratic resistance, drag, tennis, baseball

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