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Homework Help: Question by EMily?

  1. Feb 9, 2004 #1
    What is the momentum of a 0.150kg baseball thrown with a velocity of 35m/s toward home plate?
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  3. Feb 9, 2004 #2


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    Momentum, p, is defined by:

    [tex]p = mv[/tex]

    Where m is the mass of the object and v is its velocity.

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  4. Feb 10, 2004 #3
    Reply by Nick B. Who Should Get 10 Points Points for Doing This

    The answer is, 5.25 kg m/s....if you would like to know how I got this answer, ask Nick or Monica or Emily.

    PS all three of us should get credit.

    PSS Mr. Carey, please adopt Monica
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