How Basketball relates to math.
There are many ways how basketball relates to math.
I will give you a few reasons how it relates.
- during the game you need to what the score is. You need to know the difference between your score and the opponents score. That is usesing simple math.
-another way basketball is related to math is free throw percentage! If the other team gets technical fouls the coach gets to choose who shoots then free throw and he is going to choose the player who has the hight pecentage.
- Durning the game you need to keep track with how many fouls you have. You can get 5 but if you get 5 you will get ejected from the game. This also involves fractions.
-Math is also related to basketball because you have to have a high arch when you shoot. If you shoot at basketball straight it won't go in. You have to have a high arch for it to go in.