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## Homework Statement

A tomato is dropped from 100 feet above the ground. At what speed does it hit the ground?

How long does it take to fall the last 100 feet?

## Homework Equations

Acceleration due to gravity is 32 ft/sec^2

## The Attempt at a Solution

If I recall correctly, delta X = 1/2 at^2

100 = 1/2 32 T^2

200 = 32 T^2

6.25 = T^2

T = 2.5

Tomato hits ground after 2.5 seconds.

So now, plugging that in:

32 (2.5)^2 = 200... which is definitely not right.