Science of Basketball?


Studies have shown that there is a mechanical science behind the art of being a skilled basketball player. The perfect shot does require practice and training, but it also requires science. Larry Silverberg, a mechanical engineer at North Carolina State University has determine that if a basketball player launches the basketball with a 52 degree angle, aims approximately 2.5 inches from the center of the hoop towards the back of the rim that the basketball will score a point nearly every time.
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It could be related in geometry and physics. why do you think we have more strengh then weekness everyday?
I think a fun title for a basketball themed science fair project might
You gotta know how much force you gotta use to shoot the ball in the basket depending on how far it is.
Since a basketball is full of gas, it would be a good subject for experiments related to the behavior of gases. One possibility would be relating the pressure of the gas in the basketball
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