# If an object is dropped, the distance of d it falls in t seconds is given by d = 1/2 gt^2,

*label*Algebra

*timer*Asked: Mar 12th, 2015

**Question description**

If an object is dropped, the distance of d it falls in t seconds is given by d = 1/2 gt^2, where e is approximately 32 feet per second per second. What is the distance an object will fall in 8 seconds?