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While warming up in her tryout as a pitcher for the Montwood softball team, Anabel Parga throws a softball horizontally with a speed of 22m/s.

a. If home plate is 19m away, how far should the softball fall from its initial straight-line path on its way to home plate?





b. The softball is thrown from a height of 2.1m. What is the displacement from home plate of the softball when it strikes the ground?

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