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**Homework Statement::**I'm trying to figure out what miles per hour setting I need to use to simulate a pitched baseball traveling 50 miles per hour from a distance of 46 feet. I need to know the equivalent speed setting on a pitching machine to simulate the same speed at a distance of 36 feet. Obviously, to have the same effect on the batter standing 36 feet away instead of 46 feet away, the speed will need to be adjusted lower than 50 miles per hour. It has ten feet less to travel before reaching the batter so 50 mph at 36 feet will look a whole lot faster than 50 mph at 46 feet. SO what formula do I use to calculate proper speed adjustments for the shorter difference?

**Relevant Equations::**I have no idea.

velocity and distance

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