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Problem: A key falls from a bridge that is 45m above the water. It falls directly into a model boat, moving with constant velocity, that is 12m from the point of impact when the key is released. What is the speed of the boat?

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A key falls from a bridge that is 45m above the water. It falls directly into a model boat, moving with constant velocity, that is 12m from the point of impact when the key is released. What is the speed of the boat?

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