Δp = mΔv = m(vf - v0) = mv0
Uniform accelerated motion (UAM) equations, a.k.a. "kinematics equations":
We'll use kinematics to determine the initial velocity.
To warm up for a match, a tennis player hits the 57.0-g ball vertically with her racket. If the ball is stationary just before it is hit and goes 5.50 m high, what impulse did she impart to it?
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