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February 10th, 2010, 02:59 PM  #1 
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Could someone please help me with this question?... I'm so confused I don't know where to start.... A major league baseball player throws a curve ball that has a maximum height lateral deflection of 46 cm over the pitching distance of 18.3 m What is the transformational form of the quadratic function that best describes the path of curve ball? 
February 10th, 2010, 05:34 PM  #2 
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What is the maximum height, what does "transformational form" mean, and is the lateral deflection greatest at the maximum height?


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