# stone dropped from captive balloon

## 1007 Finding when and where the stones pass each other | Rectilinear Translation

**Problem 1007**

A stone is dropped from a captive balloon at an elevation of 1000 ft (304.8 m). Two seconds later another stone is thrown vertically upward from the ground with a velocity of 248 ft/s (75.6 m/s). If g = 32 ft/s^{2} (9.75 m/s^{2}), when and where the stones pass each other?