(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Need to energy dissipation by the drap force on a ball in free fall from height h and when it has reached terminal speed, assuming it happens before it hits thr ground. Drag force has magnitude bv^2, where b is drag coefficient and v is instantaneous speed of the ball.

2. Relevant equations

I have calculated in an earlier part of the problem that terminal velocity:

Vt=root(mg/b)

Also, isnt the energy dissipation equation:

Ediss=mgh

3. The attempt at a solution

I have the above equations but am unclear where to move next.

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# Homework Help: Energy Dissipation in Drag

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