Problem: You buy a plastic dart gun, and being a clever physics student you decide to do a quick calculation to find its maximum horizontal range. You shoot the gun straight up, and it takes 4.1 s for the dart to land back at the barrel.What is the maximum horizontal range of your gun?

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You buy a plastic dart gun, and being a clever physics student you decide to do a quick calculation to find its maximum horizontal range. You shoot the gun straight up, and it takes 4.1 s for the dart to land back at the barrel.

What is the maximum horizontal range of your gun?

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