If it hits the ground then hits the batter then yes. If it just hits the ground then no.
Yes, as long as the batter makes an attempt to get out of the way of the pitch they are awarded first base on a pitched ball that touches the ground and then the batter.
If the ball hits the ground in play then it hits the batter it is call a hit by pitch and the batter will take first base ... You can also hit the ball as it bounces off the ground ...
In regular baseball rules, the ball is still live, even if it hits the ground first, until it hits the batter, then it becomes a "dead ball". If it never hits the batter, its still a live ball.
Yes, unless he swings at it.
If it hit the batter the batter gets first and it's scored as a hit by pitch.
Yes, a ball doesn't become dead just because it hits the grown before crossing the plate. If it is hit, then the ball is in play.
If a batter is hit by a pitch, that batter automatically advances to first base.
the batter advances to first base
Yes, but if he doesn't swing at the pitch, it would be a Ball.