Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 8 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 16

Answer

A baseball’s CM and CG are at the exact center. For a baseball bat, the CM and CG are both closer to the thicker/massive end.

Work Step by Step

This is discussed on page 140, and shown in Figure 8.21.
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