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A pellet gun is fired straight downward from the edge of a cliff that is 17 m above the ground. The pellet strikes the ground with a speed of 29 m/s. How far above the cliff edge would the pellet have gone had the gun been fired straight upward?

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23m

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i was a joke, not 23m. haha

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