Bouncing hard

Two elastic balls of masses \(m_1\) and \(m_2\) are placed on top of each other (with a small gap between them) and then dropped onto the ground. What is the ratio \(\dfrac{m_1}{m_2}\), for which the upper ball ultimately receives the largest possible fraction of total energy?

Submit your answer to 3 decimal places.

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