## Physics (10th Edition)

$v^{2}=u^{2}+2ax$ $u^{2}=v^{2}-2ax$ $u^{2}=(0)^{2}-2(-9.8)(16)=313.6$ Half of the initial speed = $\frac{\sqrt{ 313.6}}{2}$ $v^{2}=u^{2}+2ax$ $x=\frac{v^{2}-u^{2}}{2a}$ $x=\frac{(\frac{\sqrt 313.6}{2})^{2}-(313.6)}{2(-9.8)}=12$ m