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# What is a made shot behind the three point arc in basketball?

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No matter where you shoot from, after the three point arc it just counts as a three pointer.
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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

# 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 the three-point arc on a basketball court?

\n. \n Answer \n. \n. \nit's where the 3 point line starts

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# What is a three point shot in basketball?

A shot you make behind the three point line

Ronnie Carr of Western Carolina made college basketball's first 3-point shot in 1980.. Chris Ford of the Boston Celtics made the NBA's first 3-point shot in 1979.

Thay are three points, or three-pointers

# What is the distance that makes a basketball shot worth three points?

The player has to shoot the ball into the hoop from behind the three-point line (the big arc painted on the floor surrounding the basket), which varies in distance depending

# How many points do you receive when you make a shot from the white arc in basketball?

one if it's a foul, two if the game is going.

# Is it true that you foul somebody in basketball behind the three point line do you get 3 shots?

\nYES!\nUnless, of course, you make it and then you only get one more.

You need to either put the ball in your palm a little bit more so when you snap your wrist, the ball will release higher and farther, or you need to release the ball as you ar

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