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**rcmango** An extreme skier, starting from rest, coasts down a mountain that makes an angle 25.0° with the horizontal.

The coefficient of kinetic friction between her skis and the snow is 0.200.

She coasts for a distance of 12.3 m before coming to the edge of a cliff.

Without slowing down, she skis off the cliff and lands downhill at a point whose vertical distance is 3.70 m below the edge.

How fast is she going just before she lands?

in m/s

I believe I need to use the kinetic energy theorem.

i'm not good with the friction formulas.