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Free Fall with Terminal Velocity
This Demonstration shows the position, velocity, and acceleration of a particle as a function of time, given a terminal velocity through the Earth's atmosphere of 56 m/s.
Contributed by:
Diego da Silva Fernandes
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Diego da Silva Fernandes
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Free Fall with Terminal Velocity
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http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/FreeFallWithTerminalVelocity/
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Published: September 26, 2011
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