Paul Konerko hit a 135 m grand slam in Game 2 of the World Series. He did 3,245 J of work. With what force did he hit the ball?

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Feb 22, 2018

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Work = Force * Distance

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So, 3245J = F*135m

Then #F={3245{Kgm^2}/s^2}/{135m}#

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Nam D. Share
Feb 23, 2018

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I got approximately #24.1 \ "N"#.

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We need to use the work equation here, which states that:

#W=F*d#

Since we are solving for force, we might as well rearrange the equation into

#F=W/d#

Plugging in the given values, we get

#F=(3245 \ "J")/(135 \ "m")~~24.1 \ "N"#

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