Word Problems (Reykjavik day2)

After a late start today, we headed to the large church on the the tallest hill – Hallgrimshirkja.

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We rode the elevator to the top of the steeple – and had an awesome view of the city.  This brings us to today’s math question:

If a young boy throws his 3cm x3cm elevator ticket out of the window of a 74 meter high steeple on a calm day, how far a horizontal distance should it travel?

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By experimental proof, the answer is approximately 52 Meters.

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