motion in one dimension has no effect on the motion in the second dimension

A quantity, such as mass, length, or speed, that is completely specified by its magnitude and has no direction

(Vx) describes the influence of the velocity in displacing the projectile horizontally

The __________ of an angle is the ratio of the length of the adjacent side to the length of the hypotenuse

the distance to which a projectile is or may be sent

The __________ of an angle is the ratio of the length of the opposite side to the length of the adjacent side

A mathematical quantity that has both a magnitude and direction

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A triangle containing an angle of 90 degrees.

A method of determining component vectors from a resultant vector

(Vy) describes the influence of the velocity in displacing the projectile vertically

A body that revolves around a larger body, such as the moon revolving around the earth, or a man-made object revolving about any body such as the sun, earth or moon

The path of a projectile or other moving body through space

the length of time that an object remains in the air after being launched

A single vector that is the equivalent of a set of vectors

A fired, thrown, or otherwise propelled object, such as a bullet, having no capacity for self-propulsion.

The _________ of an angle is the ratio of the length of the opposite side to the length of the hypotenuse

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