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# Homework Help: MATH

Posted by lISA on Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 5:13pm.

IF HANG TIME FOR A SHOT BY A PROFESSIONAL BASKETBALL PLAYER IS O.85 SECONDS WHAT IS THE VERTICAL DISTANCE OF THE JUMP ROUNDED TO THE NEAREST TENTH OF A FOOT?

• MATH - Damon, Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 5:22pm

falls for .85/2 = .425 second

h = (1/2) g t^2 = (1/2)(32)(.425^2)
= 2.89 ft = 2.9 ft

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