Problem: An archer standing on a 15° slope shoots an arrow 20°^circ above the horizontal, as shown in the figure. How far down the slope does the arrow hit if it is shot with a speed of 50 m/s from 1.75 m above the ground?

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An archer standing on a 15° slope shoots an arrow 20° above the horizontal, as shown in the figure. How far down the slope does the arrow hit if it is shot with a speed of 50 m/s from 1.75 m above the ground?

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