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    A projectile is fired in such a way that its horizontal range is equal to three times its maximum height. What is the angle of projection?

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    Please see the attachment to see how you can resolve velocity vector in to components.
    <br>The horizontal range is determined by the horizontal component of the velocity which is Vx and the maximum height is determined by the y component of the velocity Vy
    <br>Vx = V Cos(A) ...

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