# If a projectile is shot at an angle of #pi/3# and at a velocity of #26 m/s#, when will it reach its maximum height??

##### 1 Answer

Dec 28, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

The maximum height is when the vertical velocity component of the projectile is equal to the vertically downward velocity due to gravity.

Thus we have the model:

Where

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This becomes:

You manipulate the units in the same way you do the numbers