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Posted by **Anonymous** on Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 1:18pm.

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**drwls**, Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 1:55pmRange = (Vo^2/g)sin40 = 436 m

Solve for Vo

Yes, that is sin 40, not sin 20 in the equation. That is because of the trigonometric identity

2 sinx cosx = sin(2x)

Derive the range and you will see why both sinx and cosx appear.

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