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Look at the Chart below: Then answer the question.

Bounce: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4
Height: 100, 50, 25, 13, 6
(cm.)
Ordered pairs: {(0,100), (1,50), (2,25), (3,13), (4,6)}.

* How high do you think the ball will bounce on the 5th bounce? Explain.
Please Help!!
Thank you!!

  • Math -

    Look at the pattern.

    The height of the bounce each time is about half the height of the previous bounce.

    What do you think?

  • Math -

    will the height of the next bounce be about 3?

    Thanks!

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    Right!

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