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A black box falls from an Airbus airplane flying overhead at 32,000ft. As it approaches you see W=400 lbs engraved on the side in white paint. It falls right at you and lands at your feet. What is it’s acceleration just before it makes contact?
Correct answer: a= 32.2 ft/s^2
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