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A basketball player throws the ball at a 38° angle above the horizontal to a hoop which is located a horizontal distance L = 5.6 m from the point of release and at a height h = 0.4 m above it. What is the required speed if the basketball is to reach the hoop?

  • Physics please help desprate -

    Range = Vo^2*sin2A/g = 5.6 m.

    Vo^2*sin76/9.8 = 5.6
    .099Vo^2 = 5.6
    Vo^2 = 56.56
    Vo = 7.52 m/s.

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