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Dennis let go of a penny at the top of a well, and the penny fell straight down to the bottom of the well. The top of the well was 1 1/2 meters above ground.the bottom of the well was 11 meters below ground.the following equation describes the situation1 1/2 +(-12 1/2)= -11what does -12 1/2 tell usA) the distance between ground level and the bottom of the well is 12 1/2 metersB)The distance between the top of the well and the bottom of the well was 12 1/2 metersC)None of the above

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Answer:The answer is B) The distance between the top of the well and the bottom of the well was 12 1/2