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nickcanada 16Apr2010 04:27

Bissection Method- Baseball Question

I've been asked to write a code which will calculate the angle at which a batter must strike so that the ball lands 200ft from home plate.

Apparently to solve it I have to use a bissection method in order to find the roots of
R(theta) - 200ft = 0

I really have no idea what this means, if anyone can maybe help get me started, it would be a great help!


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