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Angular Displacement of a Baseball

A pitcher throws a curveball that reaches the catcher in 0.53 s. The ball curves because it is spinning at an average angular velocity of 335 rev/min (assumed constant) on its way to the catcher's mitt. What is the angular displacement of the baseball (in radians) as it travels from the pitcher to the catcher?

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The angular displacement theta = wt

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The solution shows the detailed calculation of the angular displacement of the baseball, which has a constant angular velocity.