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A projectile is launched horizontally with a speed of 80.0 m/s. If the projectile is launched 1.5m above the floor, how long does it take the projectile to hit the floor?

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    The horizontal launching speed has zero vertical component. The time to hit the ground will be the same as if it were simply dropped.

    1.5 m = (1/2) g t^2

    Solve for t

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