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Tennis problem of net height

At serve a tennis player aims to hit the ball horizontally. What minimum speed is required for the ball to clear the 0.89 m high net about L=14.8 m from the server if the ball is "launched" from a height of H=2.39 m?

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This solution calculates the minimum speed required for a ball to clear by a 0.89 m high net if the ball is launched from a height of 2.39 m.