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lawls
 2 years ago
a rubber ball is dropped from a height of 100 feet and each time it rebounds 1/2 of the height from which it last fell. How far does the ball travel before it comes to rest.
lawls
 2 years ago
a rubber ball is dropped from a height of 100 feet and each time it rebounds 1/2 of the height from which it last fell. How far does the ball travel before it comes to rest.

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shubhamsrg
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Can you tell me the velocity with which it hits the ground ? During 1st fall, i.e. 100 feet.

lawls
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0this is a precalc problem not a physics problem so it doesn't give the velocity. but the answer's 300 if that helps. however i have no idea how my teacher got this answer.

shubhamsrg
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Oh am sorry, I read half of the velocity, my bad It is an infinite GP 100 50 25 12.5 . . . you just add them all. Have you read about infinite GP ?
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