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Problem 62 Medium Difficulty

grand canyon The Grand Canyon is 1800 meters deep at its deepest point. A rock is dropped from
the rim above this point. How long will it take the rock to hit the canyon floor?

Answer

$$
t=\sqrt{\frac{1800}{4.9}} \approx 19.1663
$$

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