Hayley Bacon, Maria Tulois-Kozak,
Keegan Taylor, and Gabrielle Nichols
12/17/10
The Ballistic Pendulum
Hypothesis & Mathematical Model
m = Mass of ball (kg)
M = Mass of pendulum (kg)
v0m = Initial velocity of ball (m/s)
v0M = Initial velocity of pendulum
Flute Physics
Maria Tulois-Kozak
Mr. Moss
January 9th, 2011
Block 2
Mastering the workings of a flute is a process that takes many years and a careful
understanding of the instrument. The flute is a woodwind instrument that relies on an air jet for
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