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A boy starts at rest and slides down a frictionless slide as in the figure below. The bottom of the track is a height h above the ground. The boy then leaves the track horizontally, striking the ground a distance d as shown. Using energy methods, determine the initial height H of the boy in terms of h and d.

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    h + (d^2)/h

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    Correction
    h + (d^2)/4h

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    H=h+(d^2)/h

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    H=h+(d^2)/h

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