Consider the kinematic equation:
Solving for a:
A baseball pitcher throws a baseball with a speed of 43 m/s. Estimate the average acceleration of the ball during the throwing motion. In throwing the baseball, the pitcher accelerates it through a displacement of about 3.5m , from behind the body to the point where it is released (Fig. 2-37).
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