Holt Mcdougal Larson Pre-algebra: Student Edition 2012
Author: HOLT MCDOUGAL
Publisher: HOLT MCDOUGAL
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Solve the following application problem. The distance a body falls varies directly as the square of the time it falls. If an object falls 64 feet in 2 seconds, how long will it take to fall 256 feet?
Neglecting air resistance, the distance s an object falls varies directly as the square of the duration t of the fall. An object falls a distance of 144 feet in 3 seconds. How far does it fall in 6 seconds?
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