After falling from rest to a height of 30m, a 0.50kg ball rebounds upward, reaching a height of 20m. If the contact between ball and ground lasted 2.0m/s. What average force was exerted on the ball?

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Mass of the ball, m = 0.5 kg

Initial height = 30 m

Final height  = 20 m

Contact time, t = 2 ms = 2 x 10^-3 s

Velocity during descent, V1 = `sqrt(2gh) = sqrt(2xx9.81xx30) = 24.3 m/s`

Velocity during ascent,...

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