posted by Isis .
An object is dropped from a platform 100 feet high. Ignoring wind resistance, what will its speed be when it reaches the ground?
Please help me!!!
since the object starts at rest,
Final speed (v)= ?
since the object is falling under the influence of gravity and downwards
a=g= 32.17 ft/s^2
v2= 0+ 2*32.17*100
the final speed was 80.21 f/s
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acceleration due to gravity= 32 ft/s^2
100/16 = 6.25
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