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In Exercises 27 to 42, round answers to nearest hundredth where appropriate. Softball In a slow pitch softball game, the height of a ball thrown by a pitcher can be approximated by the equation h = − 16 t 2 + 24 t + 4 , where h is the height, in feet, of the ball and t is the time, in seconds, since it was released by the pitcher. If a batter hits the ball when it is 2 ft off the ground, for how many seconds has the ball been in the air?

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Chapter 9.4, Problem 36ES
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In Exercises 27 to 42, round answers to nearest hundredth where appropriate.

Softball In a slow pitch softball game, the height of a ball thrown by a pitcher can be approximated by the equation h = 16 t 2 + 24 t + 4 , where h is the height, in feet, of the ball and t is the time, in seconds, since it was released by the pitcher. If a batter hits the ball when it is 2 ft off the ground, for how many seconds has the ball been in the air?

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