I am solving an advanced problem involving air resistance. I keep coming up with the wrong answer. My question is how would you solve for the cross sectional area of a vertical sky-diver? This may be the reason my answer is coming out incorrect. Would it just be by measuring the area of the shoulders and head of that person???????(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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