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Q: Would a basketball or a bowling ball have more density?
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Why is a bowling ball heavier than a basketball?

A bowling ball's density is greater than a basketball

Who has more mass in it a bowling ball or a basketball?

a bowling ball

Why does a basketball accelerate more than a bowling ball?

A basketball is lighter than a bowling ball.

What has more density a bowling bowl or a box?

A bowling ball.

Which one has more inertia a bowling ball or a basketball?


Will a bowling ball float?

no unless it is floating on a liquid with a density greater than that of the bowling ball.

Why does a bowling ball have more mass than a basketball?

The basketball is hollow.

Why does a bowling ball have more inertia then a basketball?

I think that the kinetic enrgy, a bowling

Which has greater density a bowling ball or a soccer ball?

Density is defined as the ratio between mass and volume. Since a bowling ball is much much heavier than a soccer ball (which is mainly filled with air), a bowling ball is much denser.

Bowling ball and apple drop from same height which will reach earth first?

If a bowling ball and an apple dropped from the same height the bowling ball would reach the ground first. This is because the bowling ball has more mass and density making gravity pull it down faster.

How do you measure density of bowling ball?

Float the ball in water and calculate the displacement.

The inertia of a bowling ball is what the inertia of a basketball?

Greater than.

What object has greater density a balloon or a bowling ball?

There's going to be a greater density in the bowling ball, because its ALOT heavier and isn't hallow like the balloon.

What figure is a bowling ball?

A bowling ball would be considered a sphere.

If soccer ball and a bowling ball are about the same size why does the bowling ball have more mass?

A soccer ball is hollow and filled with air, which has little density. A bowling ball is solid material of a much greater density. * Because bowling balls have a standard size, about 21.8 cm in diameter, bowling balls weighing less than 5.4 kg (12 lb) will float in water.

Why is a bowling ball harder to lift than a basketball?

The bowling ball is a solid material and is intended to be tossed and rolled while the basketball is filled with air and is intended to be thrown, caught, and bounced. Because - a basketball is intended to be thrown from one person to another - a bowling ball is intended to be aimed at solid wooden pins !

What has a greater density a bowling ball or a soccer ball explain?

Because a soccer ball is made of "polished" pieces of fabric sown together and a bowling ball is made of Urethane, which is optimized ceramic material which has been partially hollowed and a core has been placed in the middle, I would say bowling ball.

Which has more mass a bowling ball or basketball?

A bowling ball. An official NBA basketball weighs 22 ounces, which is less than two pounds. The bowling balls little kids play with weigh 6 to 8 pounds, and adults play with balls weighing from 12 to 16 pounds.

Do bowling ball float or sink in water?

they float because of density

Why does a bowling ball have more momentum than a basketball?

Because the bowling ball is heavier than a basketball, therefore it is able to generate more momentum ...... if both were dropped down a hill, the basketball would firstly have more momentum as it is lighter and therefore travels easier and quicker, however as they fall, because the bowling ball is heavier there is more gravity pulling on it, allowing it to gain more momentum

What first basketball used to play basketball was a?

It was a heavy ball, Kinda like our today "Bowling Ball" It was slighty lighter to allow the ball to enter the hoop.

What material would new bowling balls be constructed of?

Nowadays bowling balls are made by plastic, urethane, reactive resin of a combination of them. The evolution of the design of bowling ball refers to density and its nuclei.

Why does bowling ball goes faster than basketball?

Rolled? Thrown? How heavy of a bowling ball? And the speed of a ball depends on how hard a person throws it. It is hard to answer such a general question.

Does the volume of the finger hole in a bowling ball change the calculated density?


What mineral would be inside of a bowling ball?

A bowling ball is made up of a plastic outercore