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A golf ball dropped onto a hard surface rebounds exactly 1/3 of the height from which it falls. How far will it rebound after hitting the surface for the third time if it is initially dropped from height of 18m?? (please help!)

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  1. anonymous
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    2/3m

  2. anonymous
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    if the ball drops 1/3 of 18m it implies that 1/3*18=6m now the ball then rebounds back to the surface at the same assumed 1/3 hence 1/3*6=2 and for the third and final time 1/3* 2= 2/3m

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