# An object is dropped from a bridge. Find the distance the object has fallen when its speed reaches 92 ft/s. Use the equationv = √64d, where v is the speed in feet per second and d is the distance in feet.

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Chapter8: Rational Expressions And Equations
Section8.9: Use Direct And Inverse Variation
Problem 8.177TI: The distance an object falls is directly proportional to the square of the time it falls. A ball...
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An object is dropped from a bridge. Find the distance the object has fallen when its speed reaches 92 ft/s. Use the equation
v = √64d, where v is the speed in feet per second and d is the distance in feet.

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