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An egg is thrown from the top edge of a 22.9 m high building down onto an unsuspecting person standing on the ground 6.2 m from the base of the building. If the egg is tossed horizontally, at what speed, in m/s, must the egg be thrown such that it lands on the person?

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    time to fall:
    h=1/2 g t^2
    t=sqrt(2*22.9/9.8)

    horizontal
    v=d/t=6.2/t

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