







An angle i a triangle 
20200516 

Ogunjobi pose la question : Two goal post are 8m apart a footballer is 34 m from one post and 38m from the other within what angle must he kick the ball if he is to score Penny Nom lui répond. 





The flight of a football 
20200506 

Michael pose la question : Football is thrown from a 10yard line. It reaches its highest height of 20 yards. It lands on the 50yard line after 2 seconds. What is the equation of the parabola that models this throw? I really need help as I've been on this for the longest amount of time. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Throwing a football 
20180426 

Abby pose la question : Daring Danny's threw a football at an angle of 40 degrees to the horizontal. The football hit the ground at 36 feet. Danny is 5 feet 1 inch tall. Find the initial velocity
I have been trying to figure this problem out for forever! Please help! I am really confused because I don't know time either and you are supposed to find that as well as velocity. Penny Nom lui répond. 





A footballer angle 
20180214 

Kim pose la question : Two goal posts are 8m apart. A footballer is 34m from one post and 38m from the other. Within what angle must he kick the ball if he is to score a goal. Penny Nom lui répond. 





A fantasy football league 
20150611 

Jason pose la question : Hello. We have a fantasy football league with 14 teams. The season is 13 weeks long and we would like to figure out a way to have two divisions of seven teams each with each team playing their interdivision opponents twice. Is there a way to set this up? I cannot seem to find a way to do it. Thanks! Victoria West lui répond. 





Team selection 
20150413 

Peter pose la question : I manage a football team with a list of 28 players.
Only 24 can play each game.
The season is 16 games.
How do I fairly select 24 players each week. Robert Dawson lui répond. 





Fantasy football league 
20130618 

Chris pose la question : Hello,
I am the commissioner of a fantasy football league. In this week, we play all 17 weeks of the season. It's a 12 team league, and we play each team twice. To do that, we have 5 "double header" weeks, which means you play 2 different teams. I am struggling to come up with a schedule to make this work. Does anyone have a solution? Victoria West lui répond. 





Throwing a football 
20110208 

Janet pose la question : a football is thrown into the air from 2 meters high. After 1 second it is 6.9 meters high. After another second it is 2 meters high. How high is it after 1.02 seconds and .05 seconds? when will it reach 5.136 meters? I am not sure how to extract the numbers I need and what equations to use them in? Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





A football schedule 
20090814 

Bill pose la question : I am having trouble with a football schedule that has two divisions of five teams each, 15 and 610. 15 will play against each other in the first 4 weeks and also the the last 4 weeks with teams 610 completing the middle of the schedule. The schedule is 13 weeks. Thank you for your time Chris Fisher and Victoria West lui répond. 





The amount of concrete in a football stand 
20090130 

jacques pose la question : A football stand 150 yd long has 20 tiers of seats; each tier has a rise of 2ft and tread of 3ft.Its construction of reinforced concrete with a cross section as shown. Find the amount of the material used in its construction. Penny Nom lui répond. 





A football field covered in garbage 
20081017 

AMie pose la question : a small city produces 500,000 cubic ft of garbage per week. If all of this garbage were stacked neatly (in a nice vertical pile) on a 100yard by 60yard football field, how high would the pile be (in feet)? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Parametric equations 
20080305 

kumi pose la question : I have made a picture of a football pass 45 degrees with 30yds and height of 7ft and 4ft. But I am just stuck there. I have stared at the worksheet for soo long. I have no idea how to solve this, and I don't even know where this is going (I don't understand how parametric equations work). Can you help me with this problem?
1.The quarterback of a football team releases a pass at a height, h, of 7ft above the playing field, and the football is caught by a reciever at a height of 4ft, 30yds directly downfield. The pass is released at an angle of 45 degrees with the horizontal with an initial velocity of vo. The parametric equations for the position of the football at time t are given, in general, by x(t)=(vo cosθ)t and y=h+(vo sinθ)t16t^2.
a. find the initial velocity of the football when it is released
b. write the specific set of parametric equations for the path of the football
c.use a graphing calculator to graph the path of the football and approximate its maximum height
d. find the time the reciever has to position himself after the quarterback releases the football Harley Weston lui répond. 





Angle of depression to a football 
20070815 

Tosin pose la question : The angle of depression to a football from the top of building 10m high
is 17 degrees. Find the distance of the ball from the foot of the building. Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





A football stand 
20070719 

jean pose la question : a football stand 150 yd. long has 20 tiers of seats; each has a rise of 2 ft. and tread of 3 ft. it constructed of reinforced concrete with a cross section of 36*54. find the amount of material used in its construction. Harley Weston lui répond. 





Kicking a field goal 
20070313 

san pose la question : A football player attempts a field goal by kicking the football. The ball follows
the path modelled by the equation h= 4.9^2+10t+3, where h is the height of the
ball above the ground in metres, and t is the time since the ball was kicked
in seconds.
*the ball must clear the uprights for the field goal to count. The uprights are approximately
5 m high. How long does the ball stay above 5 m in height? Penny Nom lui répond. 





What shape do I say a football is? 
20051114 

Peter pose la question : I am a 43 year old man. I am no longer in school, I have a bachelors degree. I like to tell stories about sports in ways to make people think about the amount of time they devote to the sports. For example, while attending a church in Chicago on the north side, I would pass by Wrigley field.
I began to call it the church of the flying orb or sphere. Now if I want to tell a similar story about football (not soccer), what shape do I say a football is? Chris Fisher lui répond. 





My fantasy football league 
20050816 

Jim pose la question : I have to make a schedule for my fantasy football league. There are 10 teams in the league and we play a 13 week season. The challenge is we want to play each team only once during the first 10 weeks. This way no team will play another team twice without having played each team at least once. Is this possible? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Twelve acres 
20040113 

Heather pose la question : I am looking at buying a property that includes 12 Acres of land and I am trying to visualize what this size is equivalent to. I have searched your site and figured out how many square feet it is but I was hoping that you could apply 12 Acres to something tangible, like a football field! Penny Nom lui répond. 





The crosssection of a football field 
20030525 

Francis pose la question : Have you ever walked on a football field covered with artificial turf? If so, you probably noticed that the field is not flat. The profile of the surface is arched and highest in the centre, permitting rainwater to drain away quickly. height from base to highest point 45.75 centimetres distance of the field 50 metres a) The diagram shows the profile of an actual field, viewed from the end of the field. Assuming that the crosssection is a parabola, find the algebraic model that describes this shape. b) Use your equation to determine the distance from the sidelines where the field surface is 20 cm above the base line. Harley Weston lui répond. 





A schedule for a fantasy football league 
20020901 

Steve pose la question : i am in a ten(10) team league, split evenly into two five team divisions. we play a thirteen(13) game schedule and would like to play each team in your own division twice, and each team in the other division once. according to my rudimentary mathematics that equals 13 games. a good schedule should look somthing like this: team 15 = division 1 team 610 = division 2 team 1 should play teams 25 twice and teams 610 once. Claude Tardif lui répond. 





The perimeter of a football field 
20001018 

Paige pose la question : The width of a football field is 67ft greater than the length. The perimeter is 480ft What is the width and length? Penny Nom lui répond. 

