Posted by **anitha** on Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 8:25am.

A ball is dropped from a height of 1 metre. At every bounce it travels half of the height it travelled it with the previous flight. Find the total distance travelled when the ball comes to rest.

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**Steve**, Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 10:55am
s = a/(1-r) = 1/(1 - 1/2) = 2

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**Anonymus**, Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 3:36pm
A ball is dropped from a height of 1 metre, it bounces back up 2/3 of the previous height, after hitting the ground for the 8th time, what is the total distance of travelled

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