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Brenda P.

asked • 01/26/16

how far does a bouncing ball travel if dropped from a window 16 meters above ground. on each bounce it rises 1/2 the distance of the previous bounce.

A rubber bouncing ball is dropped from a window 16 meters above a sidewalk. On each bounce, it rises half the distance of the previous bounce. The ball is caught when it bounces back up to only one meter form the walk. How far did it travel? explain

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Mark M. answered • 01/26/16

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