# A projectile is shot from the ground at an angle of #pi/6 # and a speed of #3 /2 m/s#. Factoring in both horizontal and vertical movement, what will the projectile's distance from the starting point be when it reaches its maximum height?

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Jan 14, 2016

#### Explanation:

Step 1: Maximum height will be reached when

Use the formula

Given

Take

Since gravity is acting against the velocity so it is deceleration and *g*

Step 2:Distance traveled horizontally in time *t* is due to