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Describe an experiment to determine the terminal velocity.

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When an object falls through a fluid, the maximum velocity attain by it is known as its terminal velocity.

Step 2

Consider a ball falling downward and experience a resistive force applied by the air.

Acceleration of the ball can be given as

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If drag force is equal...

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