• Babe Ruth steps to the plate and casually points to left centerfield to indicate the location of his next home run. The mightyBabe holds his bat across his shoulder, with one hand holding thesmall end of the bat. The bat is horizontal, and the distance fromthe small end of the bat to the shoulder is 22.5 cm. If the bat hasa mass of 1.10 kg and has a center of mass that is 67.0 cm from thesmall end of the bat, find the magnitude and direction of the forceexerted by (a) the hand and (b) the shoulder

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• Babe Ruth steps to the plate and casually points to left center
field to indicate the location of his next home run. The mighty
Babe holds his bat across his shoulder, with one hand holding the
small end of the bat. The bat is horizontal, and the distance from
the small end of the bat to the shoulder is 22.5 cm. If the bat has
a mass of 1.10 kg and has a center of mass that is 67.0 cm from the
small end of the bat, find the magnitude and direction of the force
exerted by (a) the hand and (b) the shoulder

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