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Question

The function \( f ( t ) = - 16 t ^ { 2 } + 576 \)...

 The function \( f ( t ) = - 16 t ^ { 2 } + 576 \) represents the height of a freely falling ballast bag that starts from rest on a balloon \( 576 \) feet above the ground. After how many seconds \( t \) does the ballast bag hit the ground? 

Answer

\(f(t)= 0\Rightarrow t= 6\)

Solution
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