Estimate the length of a baseball bat and mass of a baseball in SI units. How can you check how close your estimates are?

baseball-in-si-unit

#1

Estimate the length of a baseball bat and mass of a baseball in SI units. How can you check how close your estimates are?

Answer:

According to baseball bat’s cannot exceed 42 inches, or 106.68 cm (1 inch = 2.54 cm). From Wikipedia, the average mass of a baseball bat is 0.96 kg. You can check the mass by weighing an average baseball bat, then dividing that number by 9.8 m/s^2. If you need any more help, don’t hesitate to ask!