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yes because if it has too much air it will either bounce high or explode and if it has not enough air it wont bounce very well

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Q: Does it matter how much air is in your basketball?
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Does it matter how much air pressure is in a basketball?

Yes, it does with out air pressure the basketball will not bounce high as it's supposed to. It might also not bounce at all.

What state of matter is a basketball?

The basketball itself is in a solid state of matter and the air inside of it is in a gaseous state of matter.

It pops because of how much air there is in. The air takes over and makes the basketball rip. Too much air can cause a reaction to the basketball. Why does a basketball pop?

a basketball is kinda like a ballon if it has to much air it pops

How much air does a basketball have in it?

A basketball need a lot of air because if it does not have any air how can it bounce.

How does the amount of air in a basketball affect how high it bounces?

Answer Yes. A basketball with no air will not bounce as much as a basketball with the right amount of air .

How much does a basketball weigh with and without air?

How much a basketball weighs depends on the size of the ball. A regular size 29.5 inch basketball weighs 22 ounces with air and without air.

How much air in a basketball?

37 pounds

How much rubber is in a basketball?

It just depends on how much air is in the basketball, how much it is stretched out and what size it is (large or small).

How much air pressure is in a 28.5 basketball?


How much air pressure is in a regular basketball?


What does the air in a basketball do?

The air in a basketball lets the basketball bounce.

How much air pressure should a basketball have?

7 to 9lbs.

How much air is put into a basketball?

up to about 5 pounds

How much air is in a average basketball?

7-9 pounds

What would happen if there was to much air pressure in a basketball?

It would have too much bounce.

How much air pressure do you need in your basketball?

enough to make it bounce

How much air pressure should a NBA basketball have?

15 lbs

How much does a basketball weigh in kilos?

1.5 Kilos is the heaviest a basketball can weigh, if aired up to its highest possible air pressure. But at recommended air pressure a basketball will weigh about 800 grams.

Why is a beach ball heavier than a basketball?

Its because it has much more air than a basketball so it is heavier.

Was basketball made for girls?

It doesn't matter if basketball was made for girls or not. Many girls play it, and nowdays, its as much for girls as it is for boys

How much does the air in a basketball weigh?

A standard male basketball weighs 22 ounces. A standard women's basketball weights 18-20 ounces.

When no air resistance acts on a nicely tossed basketball its acceleration is what?

It doesn't matter whether the object is a basketball or something else. If there is no air resistance, the acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 meters/second2, in the downward direction.

What basketball ball bounces higher a boys or a girls?

It depends how much air is in it.

How much air is there in a baseball?

As much as might be trapped between the threads and core. Baseballs are not air filled like a volleyball or basketball. This is much like asking "How much air does a hockey puck hold?"

What is inside a basketball?

Air is inside of a basketball.