# Which statement best compares the acceleration of two objects in free fall?

2 months ago

## Solution 1

Guest #8583518
2 months ago

4.The objects have the same acceleration

Explanation

Acceleration due to gravity is the acceleration acquired by an object when falling freely.

Under normal conditions, different objects has different accelerations depending on their mass and surface area. This is brought about by the air resistance they experience as they fall.

The case is difference when they the experiment is carried out in a controlled condition. That is in vacuum. I this case the acceleration of the objects is the same.

## Solution 2

Guest #8583519
2 months ago

D

Explanation: The objects have the same acceleration i took the test and got it right

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Solution 1

Your horizontal motion has no effect on the answers.
Your sister is standing on the sidewalk as you skate by.
At the same exact instant that you toss yours, she tosses
another baseball straight up at 25 m/s, and she gets exactly
the same answers as you get.

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(1/2) (speed at the bottom + speed at the top)

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The distance it covers upward is

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WAVE

Explanation:

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This is known as waves

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Wavelength = 4.0 m

Explanation:

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Granite is uplifted by the movement of tectonic plates. It will most likely become a sedimentary rock.

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Sedimentary rock

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D) Spinning a coil of wire near a large magnet.

Explanation:

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