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From: Natalie

To: Teacher2Teacher Public Discussion
Date: 2005110511:45:13
Subject: Re: ideas...parabola pics

In a basketball court, what you call a 3point line is infact a hyperbola. Also a Volswagon Beetle incorporates parabolas in its structure. When you shoot, the movement of the ball going into the hoop is a parabolic motion.

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