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denstiy, mass, and size?

A wooden baseball bat and an aluminum bat have the exact same shape, size and mass. Aluminum is much denser than wood. Explain how the two bats could be the same size and mass.

how could they be the same if they have a different density?

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Do your own homework. Actually learn to think and problem solve. That is the point you know!

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The aluminum bat is not solid; just enough empty space is left in the interior of the bat so that the overall density of the bats are equal.

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A wooden bat is solid.

An aluminum bat is hollow inside.

So, the aluminum bat has much less physical material (volume) in the bat.