They don't give 3 points for a field goal. Basketball gives you three points when you make a basket at the three point line the three point line was added after the 1978/1979 season.
A field goal in basketball is also called a three pointer. A three pointer is when a player shoots the ball outside the three point line and makes it.
The baseline is the line parallel to the basketball goal. From the corner of the three point arch, past underneath the basket and across to the other three point corner.
In basketball, a field goal (a shot made from outside the three-point line) is worth three points.
There are no "goals" in basketball. You score by making a two-pointer (inside the three-point line), a three-pointer outside of the three point line), or a free throw which is worth one point( you get those if you get fouled inside the paint).
In high school, 19 9
20.9 feet from center of rim.
A field goal, or any shot that is made from inside the three point line and not a free throw.
20 feet 9 inches, same as all NCAA three point lines
The NBA distance from the three point line to the goal is 23.750-feet. The distance in college and high school basketball is 19-feet, 9-inches. An NBA court is 90-feet by 50-feet.
2 if shot within the three-point-line
Well, I think you mean what is the three point line... well the three point line in basketball is a designated arc line radiating from the basket. If a player shoots beyond the three point line, it counts as three points while if you shoot inside the three point line, it only counts as two points.
The three-point line in high school basketball is 19.75 feet. This is measured from the centre of the basket.
In the game of basketball, points are scored when a player makes a basket in the opposing teams goal. The scoring of shots goes like this: any shot made inside of the "three point line" is two points, any shot made outside of the "three point line" is three points, and free throws made are one point each.
The three point line is a line around the perimeter that if you shoot out of it and make it, it counts as 3 points.
A shot you make behind the three point line
A field goal in Basketball is also called a three pointer. A three pointer is when a player shoots the ball outside the three point line and makes it.
In Basketball, a field goal (a shot made from outside the three-point line) is worth three points.
the three-point line the three-point line
The high school 3-point line is 19 feet, 9 inches. In the NBA, from the top of the arch, it is 23 feet, 9 inches.
If its shot behind the three point line three inside the three point line is two.
A regular basket is worth 2 points in basketball. In basketball, a foul shot taken from the foul line is worth 1 point. A field goal, shot in normal play is worth 2 points. A shot taken outside the 3-point line will earn the successful attempt three points.
The three point line is the same for either one.
19"9' from the basket to the 3-point line