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An athlete competing in long jump leaves the ground with a speed of 9.14 m/s at an angle of 35 degrees above the horizontal. What is the length of the athlete's jump?

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  1. horizontaljump length = [V^2/g] sin(2A)

    (A = 35 degrees)

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  2. 8.01

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