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Question

A football is passed through the air until it hits...

A football is passed through the air until it hits the ground. The height \( h \) of the ball (in feet) at any given time \( t \) is modeled the quadratic equation \( h = - 2 t ^ { 2 } + 14 t + 18 \) . What will the height of the ball be after \( 8 \) seconds in the air? 

\( 4 \) feet 

\( 3 \) feet 

\(2 \) feet 

\( 14 \) feet 

Answer

\(h(8) = 2 \space feet\)

 

3rd option is correct

Solution
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