# A baseball (m = 145 g) traveling 35 m/s moves a fielder's glove backward 35 cm when the ball is caught. What was the average force exerted by the ball on the glove?

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A baseball (m = 145 g) traveling 45 m/s moves a fielder's glove backward 15 cm when the ball is caught. What was the average force exerted by the ball on the glove? find Magnitude

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A baseball (m = 145 g) traveling 45 m/s moves a fielder's glove backward 15 cm when the ball is caught. What was the average force exerted by the ball on the glove? find Magnitude

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A baseball (m = 145 g) traveling 20 m/s moves a fielder's glove backward 25 cm when the ball is caught. What was the average force exerted by the ball on the glove? Magnitude N Direction in the direction opposite to the ball's motion in the direction of the ball's motion ...

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A baseball of mass 250g, pitched with a speed of 40m/s, is caught by a catcher, whose glove moves backward 0.25m while stopping the ball. a)what is the kenetic energy of the ball? b)how much work did the catcher's glove do on the ball? c) what was the average stopping force on...

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A 0.145-kg baseball traveling 35.0 m/s strikes the catcher's mitt which, in bring the ball to rest, recoils backward 11.0 cm. What was the average force applied by the ball on the glove?

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A 0.140 kg baseball traveling 39.0 m/s strikes the catchers mitt, which, in bringing the ball to rest, recoils backward 13 cm. What is the average force applied by the ball on the glove?

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A 0.133 kg baseball traveling 30.6 m/s strikes the catcher's mitt, which, in bringing the ball to rest, recoils backward 11.4 cm. What was the average force applied by the ball on the glove? (in N)

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A 0.140- baseball traveling 34.0 strikes the catcher's mitt, which, in bringing the ball to rest, recoils backward 12.0. What was the magnitude of the average force applied by the ball on the glove?

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A 0.140-kg baseball traveling 38.0m/s strikes the catcher's mitt, which, in bringing the ball to rest, recoils backward 15.0cm .What was the average force applied by the ball on the glove?

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A 0.15 kg baseball is pitched with a speed of 35 m/s (77 mph). When the ball hits the catcher's glove, the glove moves back by 2.7 cm (1.08 in.) as it stops the ball. Assuming a constant acceleration of the ball, what was the average force applied by the catcher's glove?

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A 0.140 kg baseball traveling 39.0 m/s strikes the catchers mitt, which, in bringing the ball to rest, recoils backward 13cm. Question- What is the average force applied by the ball to the glove? *Sigma Force= mass*acceleration

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A 0.140-kg baseball traveling 39.0 m/s strikes the catcher's mitt, which, in bringing the ball to rest, recoils backward 13.0 cm. What was the average force applied by the ball on the glove? May someone please take me through this problem step by step? Very lost????

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When catching a baseball, a catcher's glove moves by 12 cm along the line of motion of the ball. If the baseball exerts a force of 463 N on the glove, how much work is done by the ball?

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A baseball catcher moves his glove away from a 40.5 m/s fastball as he catches it. If the average force he exerts on the ball is 1.01 103 N, how far does the glove move? Assume constant deceleration of the ball, which has a mass of 0.144 kg. I don't know where to start can ...

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A pitched ball with a mass of 1 kg reaches a catcher's glove traveling at a velocity of 28 m/s. How much momentum does the ball have? how much impulse is required to stop the ball? If the ball is in contact with the catcher's glove for 0.5 s during the catch, how much average ...

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A baseball player hits a baseball (m = 0.145 kg) The ball is initially traveling horizontally with speed of 36 m/s. The batter hits a fly ball as shown, with a speed vf = 54 m/s. (a) What is the magnitude and direction of the impulse imparted to the ball? (b) If the ball (m = ...

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Question #1 A 0.140kg- baseball traveling 30.0m/s strikes the catcher's mitt, which, in bringing the ball to rest, recoils backward 14.0cm . What was the magnitude of the average force applied by the ball on the glove? question #2 How much tension must a rope withstand if it ...

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A ballplayer standing at homeplate hits a baseball that is caught by another player at the same height above the ground from which it was hit. The ball is hit with an initial velocity of 23.0 m/s at an angle of 58.0° above the horizontal. (a) How high will the ball rise? (b) ...

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A catcher “gives” with the ball when he catches .15 kg baseball moving at 25 m/s. (a) If he moves his glove a distance of 2.0 cm, what is the average force acting on his hand? (b) Repeat for the case in which his glove and hand more 10 cm.

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A bat strikes a 0.145-kg baseball. Just before impact, the ball is traveling horizontally to the right at 47.0 m/s ; when it leaves the bat, the ball is traveling to the left at an angle of 31.0 ∘ above horizontal with a speed of 58.0 m/s . The ball and bat are in ...

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A ballplayer standing at homeplate hits a baseball that is caught by another player at the same height above the ground from which it was hit. The ball is hit with an initial velocity of 23.0 m/s at an angle of 54.0° above the horizontal. How high will the ball rise? . m ...

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In a Little League baseball game, the 145 g ball enters the strike zone with a speed of 13.0 m/s. The batter hits the ball, and it leaves his bat with a speed of 21.0 m/s in exactly the opposite direction. 1. what is the magnitude of the impulse delivered by the bat to the ...

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A 135 g baseball traveling at a speed of 36 m/s hits a bat and moves back along its incoming trajectory with a speed of 47 m/s. a) What is the impulse delivered to the ball by the bat? (Answer: 11.2kg * m/s) b) If the duration of the bat-ball collision is 7 x 10^-4s, what is ...

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When Reggie stepped up to the plate and hit a 0.150-kg fast ball traveling at 36.0 m/s, the impact caused the ball to leave his bat with a velocity of 45.0 m/s in the opposite direction. a. If the impact lasted for 0.002 s, what force did Reggie exert on the baseball? b. ...

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HELP! I'm doing a webassign, and am completley lost on these problems. If you could help with any, that would be great. A crate weighing 9.40 103 N is pulled up a 36° incline by a force parallel to the plane. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the crate and the ...

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A 0.145 kg baseball is pitched at 42 m/s. The batter hits it horizontally to the pitcher at 58 m/s. GIVEN: m = 0.145 kg v = 42 m/s batter v = 58 m/s a. Find the change in momentum of the ball. p = mv p = (0.145)(42) p = 6.09 --> What velocity would I use? Would i use the ...

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A catcher "gives" with a baseball when catching it. If the baseball exerts a force of 463 N on the glove, so that the glove is displaced 11.0 cm, how much work is done by the ball?

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compare the collision of a baseball and bat with the collision of a baseball and a fielder's glove when the baseball is caught. During which collision is there a greater momentum change for the baseball?

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a baseball player hits a fly ball that is caught about 5 seconds later by an outfielder. the path of the ball is a parabola. the ball is at its highest point as it passes the second baseman, who is 117 feet from home plate. about how far from home plate is the out fielder at ...

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A catcher “gives” with a baseball when catching it. If the baseball exerts a force of 460 N on the glove such that the glove is displaced 5.85 cm, how much work is done by the ball? Answer in units of J.

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Estimate the average force that a baseball pitcher's hand exerts on a 0.145-kg baseball as he throws a 39-m/s pitch. Assume the pitcher accelerates the ball through a distance of 3.0 m, from behind his body to where the ball is released and ignore the air resistance.

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In baseball, a pitcher can accelerate a 0.15 kg ball from rest to 99 mi/h in a distance of 1.4 m. What is the average force exerted on the ball during the pitch?

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A bat strikes a 0.145kg baseball. Just before impact, the ball is traveling horizontally to the right at 60.0 m/s , and it leaves the bat traveling to the left at an angle of 40degrees above horizontal with a speed of 65.0 m/s . The ball and bat are in contact for 1.75 ...

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In a baseball a pitcher can accelerate a .15kg ball from rest to 98 mi/h in a distance of 1.7m a) what is the average force exerted on a ball during a pitch? b)If the mass of the ball is increased, is the force required of the pitcher increased, decreased or unchanged?

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A 0.145 kg baseball is moving at a speed of 15.0 meter/sec east toward the bat. The bat has 3.00x10^-3 seconds contact with the ball. As a result the ball flies back at 25.0 meter/sec west. What was the force (vector!) the bat exerted on the ball?

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A 0.145 kg baseball is moving at a speed of 15.0 meter/sec east toward the bat. The bat has 3.00x10^-3 seconds contact with the ball. As a result the ball flies back at 25.0 meter/sec west. What was the force (vector!) the bat exerted on the ball?

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A baseball pitcher can throw a baseball at a speed of 42 m/s. If the mass of the ball is 0.12 kg and the pitcher has it in his hand over a distance of 1.9 m, what is the average force exerted by the pitcher on the ball?

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A baseball pitcher can throw a baseball at a velocity of 44.5 m/s. If the mass of the ball is 0.12 kg and the pitcher has it in his hand over a distance of 1.79 m, what is the average force exerted by the pitcher on the ball?

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I got all but this problem, I A 0.145-kg baseball is pitched at 42.0 m/s. The batter hits it horizontally to the pitcher at 58 m/s. A. Find change in momentum? Is it =.145*58-(-.145*42)=1.45-kg m/s? B. If bat and ball are in contact for 4.6 x 10-4 s, what is average force ...

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I got all but this problem. A 0.145-kg baseball is pitched at 42.0 m/s. The batter hits it horizontally to the pitcher at 58 m/s. A. Find change in momentum? Is it =.145*58-(-.145*42)=1.45-kg m/s? B. If bat and ball are in contact for 4.6 x 10-4 s, what is average force during...

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A baseball (m = 135 g) approaches a bat horizontally at a speed of 40.4 m/s (90 mi/h) and is hit straight back at a speed of 45.7 m/s (102 mi/h). If the ball is in contact with the bat for a time of 1.00 ms, what is the average force exerted on the ball by the bat? Neglect the...

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