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Balancing a Bat
# 1Q10.101


Description: A dowel with a weight attached at one end can be used to show Rotational Inertia. Show that it is easier to balance the dowel with the weight far from your hand and harder when the mass is close to your hand. This is similar to balancing a baseball bat.

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