Answer to Question #16868 in Quantum Mechanics for Jake
A basketball player makes a jump shot. The .6-kg ball is released at a height of 2 m above the floor with a speed of 7.2 m/s. the ball goes through the net 3.2 m above the floor at a speed of 4.2 m/s. what is the work done on the ball by air resistance, a non conservative force?