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# Solution: A shot putter releases the shot some distance above the level ground with a velocity of 12.0 m/s, 51.0 above the horizontal. The shot hits the ground 2.08 { m s} later. You can ignore air resistance.What is the x-component of the shots acceleration while in flight?What is the y-component of the shots acceleration while in flight?What is the x-component of the shots velocity at the beginning of its trajectory?What is the y-component of the shots velocity at the beginning of its trajectory?What is the x-component of the shots velocity at the end of its trajectory?What is the y-component of the shots velocity at the end of its trajectory?How far did she throw the shot horizontally?How high was the shot above the ground when she released it?

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A shot putter releases the shot some distance above the level ground with a velocity of 12.0 m/s, 51.0 above the horizontal. The shot hits the ground 2.08 later. You can ignore air resistance.

What is the x-component of the shots acceleration while in flight?

What is the y-component of the shots acceleration while in flight?

What is the x-component of the shots velocity at the beginning of its trajectory?

What is the y-component of the shots velocity at the beginning of its trajectory?

What is the x-component of the shots velocity at the end of its trajectory?

What is the y-component of the shots velocity at the end of its trajectory?

How far did she throw the shot horizontally?

How high was the shot above the ground when she released it?

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