A 140 gram baseball has a velocity of 38 m/s as it approaches a bat. The bat applies a force and the ball departs in the opposite direction at 58 m/s. The contact time between the bat and the ball is 4.0 ms. Determine the average force exerted on the ball by the bat.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 6:06 pm ad1c9bdddf
The solution is given as an equation to determine the average force exerted.