Problem: A demolition crew uses dynamite to blow an old building apart. Debris from the explosion flies off in all directions, and is later found at distances up to a distance 52.0 m from the explosion.Find the maximum speed at which debris was blown outward by the explosion. Neglect air resistance.

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A demolition crew uses dynamite to blow an old building apart. Debris from the explosion flies off in all directions, and is later found at distances up to a distance 52.0 m from the explosion.

Find the maximum speed at which debris was blown outward by the explosion. Neglect air resistance.

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