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Posted by kory on Friday, February 15, 2013 at 10:58pm.

The terminal speed of a sky diver is 157 km/h in the spread-eagle position and 330 km/h in the nosedive position. Assuming that the diver's drag coefficient C does not change from one position to the other, find the ratio of the effective cross-sectional area A in the slower position to that in the faster position.

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