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    Kinematics: Moving Elevator Question

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    An elevator at a construction site moves upward with a velocity of v = 6 ft/s. At the instant shown, the floor of the elevator is at a height of y = 120 ft above the ground when a pebble is dislodged from the floor. Find the position of the floor of the elevator when the pebble strikes the ground.

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    Solution Summary

    This solution shows step-by-step calculations to determine the kinematics of a particle, released from a moving elevator.