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## Homework Statement

A basketball player throws the ball at a 60° angle above the horizontal to a hoop which is located a horizontal distance L = 2.8 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?

## Homework Equations

I used V=V

_{0}+at and r(t)=r

_{0}+v

_{0}t+0.5a

^{2}

and V

_{0 x/y}=V

_{0}sin(θ)

## The Attempt at a Solution

My attempt: http://i.imgur.com/0vdqdvl.jpg

Got a wrong answer. Would love some guidance. Thanks.

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