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A man (80kg) jumps from a 17 storey balcony (51 metres). How long would it take for him reach the ground?

~Sorry for the morbid example, we were just having a chat about it lol

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    h+g*t^2/2
    t=sqrt(2h/g)
    =sqrt(2*51/9.8)
    = 3.2 sec

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    Assuming air resistance is negligible.

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