# Does a golf ball have a high or low density?

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## Does a golf ball have high density?

The mass of a golf ball is around 45 grams, with the diameter being about 42 mm at the least. That means that real golf balls are packed with a lot of mass for their small size. Which makes them rather dense.

## Why is a golf ball more dense?

A golf ball is denser than a table-tennis ball because the golf ball contains more matter in a similar volume. The units of density are the results of a mass unit (kg or g) being divided by a volume unit (L, mL, or cm3).

## Is a golf ball more dense than water?

because the golf ball is denser than the fresh water on top, and is less dense than the salt water on bottom.

## How do you find the density of a golf ball?

Calculate the density of the golf ball (D = m/v) 5.

## Does a golf ball have a low density?

Using the numbers from the rulebook, the nominal density of a golf ball is calculated to be approximately 0.65 ounces per cubic inch.

## Do all golf balls float?

All golf balls are not as dense compared to saltwater. Therefore, both floaters and regular ones will float on top. The question Will a golf ball sink or float would not really matter if you are playing near saltwater.

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## Do Heavy things float?

heavy objects sink and light objects float regardless of their size, shape or the type of material used to make them. a true floating object must be wholly above the surface of the liquid.

## Is a golf ball heavier than a table tennis ball?

A golf ball feels heavier than a table tennis ball because a golf ball is denser, that is, it has more mass in a similar volume.

## What balls float water?

Table tennis balls float because they are less dense than water.

## Is a golf ball less dense than water?

A Golf Ball has a density of 1.015 g/mL with water having a density of 1 g/ml so a Golf ball will not float as it is heavier.

## Does bowling balls float?

Bowling balls less than 12 lbs will float. Bowling balls greater than 12 lbs will sink. Bowling balls that are marked 12 lbs have a density very close to 1 g/mL and will sink, hover, or float. Give the 12 lb ball to the advanced group.

## What is the density of a ball?

A sphere with a radius of 10 feet has a density of eight pounds per cubic foot. Work out, to the nearest pound, the mass of the sphere, knowing that density equals mass divided by volume. As density is equal to mass divided by volume, the mass must be equal to the density multiplied by the volume.

## How do you find the density?

The Density Calculator uses the formula p=m/V, or density (p) is equal to mass (m) divided by volume (V). The calculator can use any two of the values to calculate the third. Density is defined as mass per unit volume.

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