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no, its much smaller

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What part of the basket should you shoot at?

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What is the width of basketball rim?

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What did we use in 1891 as a basketball rim?

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What is the distance from the floor to basket rim?

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What is the height of the basket in basketball?

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What is the rim hook in basketball?

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