WONDER #1247: What’s the Difference Between Baseball and Softball?

Question 1 of 3

Unlike baseball pitchers, softball pitchers throw the ball in what way?

  1. overhand
  2. sideways
  3. underhand
  4. backwards

Question 2 of 3

A baseball player who hits a home run runs how many feet farther to round the bases than a softball player who does the same?

  1. 90 feet
  2. 60 feet
  3. 12 feet
  4. 120 feet

Question 3 of 3

In general, a softball is how many inches greater in circumference than a baseball?

  1. one
  2. two
  3. three
  4. four

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