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Baseball Question

A baseball (m=140g) traveling 25m/s moves a fielders glove backward 15cm when the ball is caught. What was the average force exerted by the ball on the glove?
Question asked by: Nickah

Asked on: 01 Jul 2008

Force is equal to mass x acceleration.

Whilst I'm not going to solve this for you, the above should provide a little clue and help you out with it, but it really is best to learn maths questions yourself to get the best benefit in future.

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Replied at: 21 Aug 2008
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