Posted by **Karen** on Sunday, August 29, 2010 at 4:02am.

a ball rebounds 1/2 of the height from which it is dropped. The ball is dropped from a height of 136 feet and keeps on bouncing. How far will it traveled when it strikes the ground the third time?

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**drwls**, Sunday, August 29, 2010 at 8:29am
136 + 2*68 + 2*34 = 136 + 136 + 68 = __?

You have to stop adding after three bounces. 136 is the distance it falls on the first drop.

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**Aubrie**, Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 5:08am
a ball rebounds 1/2 of the height from which it is dropped. The ball is dropped from a height of 136 feet and keeps on bouncing. How far will it traveled when it strikes the ground the third time?

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