The height above the ground in feet of a ball kicked into the air from the balcony of an apartment is –16t^{2} + 24t + 40, where t is the time in seconds since the ball was kicked. How high above the ground is the balcony?

Answer options:

16 ft

24 ft

32 ft

40 ft

Guest May 17, 2022

#1**0 **

The height of the balcony is, essentially, the height of the ball when after 0 seconds.

This means that the answer is the value when you substitute 0 for t.

BuilderBoi May 17, 2022