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tennis balls

Postby abby » Thu Mar 18, 2004 7:11 pm

I am doing a science fair project and i need help with research. Here is my question. Does the temperature of a tennis ball effect how high it bounces? please help me!

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Re: tennis balls

Postby davidkallman2 » Fri Mar 19, 2004 3:54 pm

Hi Abby,

As best as I tell, the temperature does affect the height that a tennis ball would bounce.

Exactly what is relationship between height and temperature needs to be determined by experimentation.

One place to check is ... howto.html

Please let me know if you have any questions.


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Postby abby » Wed Mar 24, 2004 6:59 pm

thanks. i have done the experiment. Now i need research and i dont know what kind of research i need. Can you help me with this???

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