# Not breaking the egg [closed]

What is the simplest approach to make an raw egg fall for 2 meter and not breaking it? *You can't catch it.

Hint 1:

The answer do not require any physics principle nor any calculation

Hint 2:

You don't need any extra item to achieve this objectives

Hint 3:

"Raw egg", so you can't cook it

Hint 4:

2 meter is important

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• Would we catch it after it has fallen to 2 meters before reaching the ground? – Ak19 May 3 at 2:07
• Think other way, you almost got it. – LEE Hau Chon May 3 at 2:09
• Did it fall on a cot or so? – Ak19 May 3 at 2:14
• Please read hint 2 :) – LEE Hau Chon May 3 at 2:20

Probably:

Drop the egg 10 meters. After .64 seconds, the egg falls 2 meters, but doesn't break. Yet.

Alternative(s):

Drop the egg .1 meters 20 times. Cumulative falling distance is 2 meters.

• An egg will break in your alternative scenario. – Arnaud Mortier May 3 at 7:32
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You just need to

choose a suitable egg. An insect egg would work, or a turtle egg, or a dinosaur egg ...