# projectile motion on the surface of the moon

A projectile is launched vertically from the surface of the Moon with an initial speed of 1400 m/s. At what altitude is the projectile's speed three fifths its initial value?

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The solution is comprised of detailed explanation of the projectile motion on the surface of the Moon. It shows how to calculate the altitude of the projectile when its speed is known using the conservation of energy.

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