# Classical Mechanics: Major league Pitcher Problem

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A major-league pitcher can throw a baseball in excess of 41.0 m/s. Assume the pitcher throws the ball horizontally to a catcher who is 17.0 m away.

a) Sketch a y vs. x graph.

b) How long does it take for the ball to reach the catcher?

c) How far does the ball drop by the time it reaches the catcher?

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