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# What is a 1 point shot in basketball?

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A foul shot equals one point.
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The NBA adopted the 3 point line at the start of the 1979-1980 season, which is of variable distance, ranging from 22 feet (6.7 m) in the corners to 23.75 feet.

# Who invented the three-point shot in basketball?

Chronologically, Herman Sayger was the inventor. Depending on your perspective, the three-point line was developed/introduced several times in the course of basketball's histo

The two point shot has always existed in basketball.

# What is a 'three-point' shot in basketball?

Answer . \nOutside of the "key", but in the same half of the court, there is another line, roughly in the shape of a half circle. Shots made from outside of this line are

# What is a three point shot in basketball?

A shot you make behind the three point line

Free throw

30 foot

# Can you score 4 basketball points in 1 shot?

You cannot; the highest you can score is a 3-pointer.

1960

# Most points you can get with a single shot in basketball?

You can get 3 points

# How many point do you get from a free shot in basketball?

1 point if you make 1/2 or 2 points if you make 2/2

No

# Should there be four point shots in basketball?

There are, technically, when a penalty is called on a three-pointattempt that goes in anyway. However, expanding the points scored by a single basket(e.g. from the far end o

# Why isn't there a 4 point shot in basketball?

There is a rule called the 4 point play thats when you get fouled during a 3 point shot and make it and also make the free throw

# What is slang for a 3 point shot in basketball?

its called the urban dictionary jackass