Problem: A gray kangaroo can bound across level ground with each jump carrying it 9.1 m from the takeoff point. Typically the kangaroo leaves the ground at a 26 angle. If this is so:What is its takeoff speed?What is its maximum height above the ground?

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A gray kangaroo can bound across level ground with each jump carrying it 9.1 m from the takeoff point. Typically the kangaroo leaves the ground at a 26 angle. If this is so:

What is its takeoff speed?

What is its maximum height above the ground?

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