A 62-kg skier starts from rest at the top of a ski jump, point A in the figure , and travels down the ramp.

If friction and air resistance can be neglected, determine her speed v_{B} when she reaches the horizontal end of the ramp at B.

Determine the distance s to where she strikes the ground at C.

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