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Q: Self-defenestration ( No Answer,   1 Comment )
Subject: Self-defenestration
Category: Miscellaneous
Asked by: mihilz-ga
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Posted: 14 Nov 2006 02:09 PST
Expires: 14 Nov 2006 03:43 PST
Question ID: 782599
How many storeys high would a person have to jump out of so that the
impact on the ground would kill them instantly?

Clarification of Question by mihilz-ga on 14 Nov 2006 02:18 PST
I know that 6 storeys means 90% chance of death but I want to know how
many storeys makes 100% chance of INSTANT death.
There is no answer at this time.

Subject: Re: Self-defenestration
From: answerfinder-ga on 14 Nov 2006 02:45 PST
Well, if "three airmen survived free falls of around 20,000 ft (6,000
m) without a parachute in the Second World War", then it has to be a
lot of storeys.

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