Posted by **Bethany** on Monday, September 5, 2011 at 5:44pm.

A parachutist descending at a speed of 19.6

m/s loses a shoe at an altitude of 41.6 m.

What is the velocity of the shoe just before

it hits the ground? The acceleration of gravity

is 9.81 m/s2.

Answer in units of m/s

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