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You throw a tennis ball from a bridge with an initial speed of 14 m/s ,...

You throw a tennis ball from a bridge with an initial speed of 14 m/s , at an angle of 14 degrees above the horizontal. You then throw a baseball from that bridge with an initial speed of 14 m/s , at an angle of 17 degrees above the horizontal. Neglecting air resistance, which of the following statements is true?

The tennis ball and the baseball are both in the air for the same amount of time.

The tennis ball and the baseball have the same speed at their highest points.

The tennis ball and the baseball reach the same maximum height.

The tennis ball and the baseball have the same accelerations.

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