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A skydiver deploys his parachute when he is 910 directly above his desired landing spot. He then falls through the air at a steady 5.4 . There is a breeze blowing to the west at 1.0 .

Part A
At what angle with respect to vertical does he fall?

By what distance will he miss his desired landing spot

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