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You throw a 6.2 bowling ball down a bowling alley. The ball is in your hand for a distance of 1.5 meters. Its speed increases from 0 to 16m/s(36mph). How much force did you apply?

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    depends on how high you lifted the ball. Gravity did some of the work on the way down.

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    a=(v²-v₀²)/2s=v²/2s
    F=ma

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