Aerodynamics of a Football *
AbstractHow much difference does the spiraling motion of a well-thrown football make on the distance of the throw (compared to wobbling, or end-over-end motion of the ball)? Think of a way to reproducibly produce the desired ball motion and launch it with a constant force to find out. (For more information on the physics, see Gay, 2004.)
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BibliographyGay, T., Ph.D., 2005. The Physics of Football. New York, NY: HarperCollins Publishers.
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