Finding Acceleration Given Distance and Final Speed

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1. A pitcher uses 3.5m to accelerate a baseball before release. Find the average acceleration of a ball starting at zero m/s and traveling 41m/s at release

Thanks in advance. I'm lost with what I need to do.
 

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tiny-tim
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Welcome to PF!

Hi aprymek! Welcome to PF! :smile:

Assume a constant acceleration …

you know the initital and final speed, and the distance, so which formula should you use? :wink:
 

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