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Posted by **Clay** on Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 12:35am.

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**drwls**, Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 2:35amThe time to fall H = 150 feet is

t = sqrt(2H/g)= 3.05 seconds

The horizontal motion in that time will be

10 ft/s*3.05 = 30.5 feet

He will hit the rocks before he hits the water.

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