Problem: A football is kicked vertically upward from the ground and a student gazing out of the window sees it moving upward past her at velocity exttip{v}{v}. The window is a height exttip{h}{h} above the ground. You may ignore air resistance.How high does the football go above ground?How much time does it take to go from the ground to its highest point?

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A football is kicked vertically upward from the ground and a student gazing out of the window sees it moving upward past her at velocity . The window is a height above the ground. You may ignore air resistance.

How high does the football go above ground?

How much time does it take to go from the ground to its highest point?

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