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## Homework Statement

A tether ball is a ball at the end of a rope tied to a pole 3m tall. A player whips the ball around with a speed of 9.5 m/s and the string rises to an angle of 32°. Find the length of the string.

length of pole = 3m

v = 9.5

angle θ = 32°

## Homework Equations

Fnet = ma

## The Attempt at a Solution

I drew the FBD on the diagram itself

http://sadpanda.us/images/857602-GFGQJ1G.jpg [Broken]

I know I did something wrong because the radius I got is way too big.

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