Problem: The reason the wavelike nature of a moving baseball is is not noticed in everyday life is thata) its wavelength is too smallb) its frequency is too smallc) its energy is too smalld) it is not there

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From de Broglie hypothesis, λ = h/p

A moving baseball has a very large momentum, p.

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The reason the wavelike nature of a moving baseball is is not noticed in everyday life is that
a) its wavelength is too small
b) its frequency is too small
c) its energy is too small
d) it is not there

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