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The Tennis ball is smaller and has less weight than a Basketball. The tennis ball will also have less drag.

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What makes a tennis ball bounce higher?

put it in the microwave

What makes the basketball bounce?

How are tennis balls affected by environment?

Tennis balls are affected by the environment in a few ways. The environment can affect how it bounces. Warm air makes the ball expand causing it to have a higher bounce. Cold air makes the ball contract and can make it harder to bounce.

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Why is a basketball bouncy?

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Why does a tennis ball bounce higher when heat is applied?

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If you store tennis balls at a warm temperature will it affect the rebound?

Yes it will effect the rebound height. It tends to bounce higher in a warm temperature because the molecules speed up and strike the inner core more and faster so this makes it bounce higher!

What makes a basketball bounce higher?

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