### Projectile Physics

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1.The y-axis is _____
3.Launching a projectile at 60 degrees will likely result in a similar range to projectiles launched at ____ degrees.
7.Another name for air resistance on a solid object moving through a fluid, like air.
9.The x-axis is _____
11.Launching a projectile at this angle will likely guarantee the greatest range.
12.A push or pull that can cause an object to change its state from rest to motion or from motion to rest.
13._______ applies a vertical downward force on a projectile
15.The path of a projectile under the influence of gravity ideally follows a curve of this shape
18.Two types of friction: surface friction experience by tires against the road and _____ friction experienced by projectiles traveling through the air.
19.Launching a projectile at 75 degrees will likely result in a similar range to projectiles launched at _____ degrees
20.The greater the _____ of an object, the more inertia it has.
Down
2.The path followed by a projectile in motion.
4.An object or missile that carries it's own fuel source.
5.A projectile has two forces acting on it while in flight: gravity and _____.
6.A fired or thrown object, such as a bullet, that has no built-in fuel source.
8.Another name for horizontal distance, used in physics.
10.The science of a solid objects, fluids (air) and motion or what happens when a solid objects moves through a fluid.
14.The tendency of a body at rest to remain at rest or a body in motion to remain in motion.
16.Adjusting the launch ____ will have a large effect on the range or altitude traveled by a projectile.
17.The angle of launch that will likely guarantee the highest altitude.

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