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Canadian sniper makes kill shot at distance of 3.5 KILOMETRES

PerlyKing
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Am I missing something?

Sorry ;-)

If the bullet followed a ballistic path and was in the air for 9.7s, using s = 0.5at**2 it would rise and then fall ~115m wouldn't it? What am I missing here?

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