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In broad jumping, sometimes called long jumping, does it matter how high you jump? What factors determine the span of the jump?

In broad jumping, sometimes called long jumping, does it matter how high you jump? What factors determine the span of the jump?

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Deepak Patra
askIITians Faculty 471 Points
8 years ago
When the person jumps in the long jump, his motion resembles the projectile motion of an object under the action of gravitational force. The range of the jump is given by relation:
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