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A ball is launched vertically upward. The vertical position of the ball is recorded at various points in time in the table shown. Which of the following correctly describes the graph of the ball's vertical velocity versus time?
  1. Always positive, steadily decreasing
  2. Always positive, constant
  3. Initially positive, steadily decreasing, becoming negative at the end
  4. Initially zero, steadily getting more and more negative
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