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(II) A meteorite has a speed of 90.0 m/s90.0\ \text{m/s} when 750 km750\ \text{km} above the Earth. It is falling vertically (ignore air resistance) and strikes a bed of sand in which it is brought to rest in 3.25 m3.25\ \text{m}. (d) How much thermal energy is produced?

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Now, we need to determine how much thermal energy is produced during the whole system.

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