A ball is thrown horizontally, with a speed of 12 m/s, from the top of a 4.5 meter tall hill. How far from the point on the ground directly below the launch point does the ball strike the ground?

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A ball is thrown horizontally, with a speed of 12 m/s, from the top of a 4.5 meter tall hill. How far from the point on the ground directly below the launch point does the ball strike the ground?

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