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

two balls are thrown from a cliff. one is thrown directly up, the other directly down, each with the same initial speed, and both hit the ground below the cliff. which ball hits the ground at the greater speed?

3. The attempt at a solution

I know the answer is that they both his the ground at the same speed. But why?

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# Homework Help: Freely falling objects

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