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8-59.

Jeffe and Tomas collected the following data for a bouncing basketball. What is their rebound ratio as a percent? Write a model for their data and then sketch a graph of the situation.

Bounce number ( | ||||
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Height, cm ( |

Look at the ratios of the successive -values.

Use the general form of an exponential equation: . The parameter,

*, is the constant ratio,*

To find the

*-value, find the*

To find the