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A system initially consists of a ball of mass m at rest at a height h above the Earth and the Earth, of mass Me. When the ball has fallen a distance h/2, the total momentum of

the system is

A. 0

B. m(sqrrt)2gh

C. Me(sqrrt)2gh

D. Me + m(sqrrt)2gh

E. Me - m(sqrrt)2gh

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

I put B and missed it. I think the answer is C but not sure.

Any help understanding this would be appreciated.

Thanks,

Kevin

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

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