# Projectile Puzzle

The maximum horizontal distance you can throw an object before it hits the ground is given by $$kh$$, where $$k$$ is a constant and $$h$$ is the maximum height the object reaches if thrown directly upwards at the same initial speed.

What is the value of $$k$$?

Details and Assumptions

• There is no air resistance.

• The object is thrown from ground level in both cases.

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