# A tennis ball is thrown straight up in the air. It bounces to a maximum height of

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A tennis ball is thrown straight up in the air. It bounces to a maximum height of 8 feet on the first bounce. The maximum height of subsequent bounces is 80% of the maximum height of the previous bounce. What is the maximum height after the 8th bounce? What type of sequence is created? Provide a formula for the maximum height after any number of bounces.

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