How far does his center of mass move up

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Dave Johnson, the bronze medallist at the 1992 Olympic decathalon in Barcelona, leaves the ground at the high jump with vertical velocity component 6 m/s. How far does his center of mass move up as he makes the jump?

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Think conversion of kinetic energy into potential energy!
 

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