Projectile question involving Law of Conservation of Energy

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A particle of mass 0.500 kg is shot from point P, 60 m above the ground. The particle has an initial velocity Vi, with a horizontal component of 30.0 m/s. The particle rises to a maximum height of 20.0 m above P. Using the Law of Conservation of Energy, determine the vertical component of Vi.
 

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use lose in PE=gain in KE to start
 

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