# Hang Time Word Problems

- Author:
- Monark Trivedi

Use the following information about

**, the length of time a basketball player is in the air after jumping. The maximum height***hang time***jumped (in feet) is a function of***h***, where***t***is the hang time (in seconds). Hang time model:***t*## 1

If you jump ** 1** foot into the air, what is your hang time?

## 2

If a professional player jumps ** 4** feet into the air, what is the hang time?