# A projectile is shot from the ground at an angle of #pi/8 # and a speed of #2 /3 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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Mar 16, 2017

THe distance is

#### Explanation:

Solving in the vertical direction

We apply the equation

Time to reach the maximum height is

Solving in the horizontal direction

distance