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# A hawk flying at at an altitude of 180 m accidentally drops its prey. The parabolic

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Problem 33

A hawk flying at at an altitude of 180 m accidentally drops its prey. The parabolic trajectory of the falling prey is described by the equation y 180 x 2 45 until it hits the ground, where is its height above the groundand is the horizontal distance traveled in meters. Calculatethe distance traveled by the prey from the time it is droppeduntil the time it hits the ground. Express your answer correct tothe nearest tenth of a meter.

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