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Homework Help: jennifer - Grand Canyon

Posted by Damon on Thursday, October 16, 2008 at 2:56pm.

d = (1/2)g t^2
in feet, seconds units g = 32 ft/s^2 approximately
so
d = 16 t^2
t^2 = d/16
t = (1/4)(sqrt d)
if d = 5280
t = .25 (sqrt 5280)
= .25 * 72.7
=18.2 seconds

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