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It has no special name, it is a ping pong ball.

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What equipment is necessary to play a game of ping pong?

To play a game of ping pong, one would need two ping pong paddles, a small ping pong ball, and a ping pong table with a net. One would also need two players who will play ping pong.


What are some songs about ping pong?

Among the only songs "about Ping Pong" are a 2007 Enrique Iglesias song called "Do You Know (The Ping Pong Song)." While not referring directly to the jargon of the game, the track has a sample of a ping pong ball bouncing in a steady rhythm throughout. The Raffi song "Bananaphone" also has a lyric "Ping-pong ping-pong, ping-pong, ping."


Why is the game called ping pong?

The game ping pong is also knows as table tennis and has been played for centuries. It got its name from the sound the ball makes as it hits each side of the table.


What did they originally use to hit the ball with in ping pong?

Books were used as paddles to hit the ball in Ping Pong with the game originated in the 1880's.


Which floats a baseball or a ping pong ball?

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Why is table tennis also called ping pong?

It's called ping pong because of the sound of the ball ping ponging on the table and paddles when hit back and forth. The game was also called "whiff-whaff" for the same reason.


What is the material used on a ping pong ball?

Ping pong balls are madeof a type of plastic called celluloid.


Can a ping pong ball be balanced on another ping pong ball?

no , it cannot


Is the gas inside a ping pong ball poisonous?

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How come a golf ball has more mass than ping pong ball?

Because the ping pong ball is hollow


How many ping pong ball you need to cover 300scare feet?

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Average speed of ping-pong ball?

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What is a ping pong ball?

It is a small ball that you hit back and forth on a ping pong table.


What sport has a smaller ball ping pong or squash?

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How heavy is a ping pong ball in grams?

A ping pong ball is usually 2.7 grams.


What game ball can be damaged and repaired by placing in hot water?

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What is a ping pong made of?

The ping pong ball is made from celluloid.


What are 3 things that are the same size as a walnut?

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Would a ping pong ball or a golf ball hit the ground first?

You have not defined the parameters of your problem. Ping pong balls never hit the ground, they hit the ping pong table. Even if they miss the ping pong table, they hit the floor, rather than the ground. That's because ping pong is played indoors. Of course, you could set up an experiment that involves a ping pong ball and a golf ball, but you have not described such an experiment.


Is a ping pong ball an element or a compound?

A ping pong ball is an object made of plastic which is a compound.


Can you lift a one pound weight with a ping pong ball?

Depends how hard the ping pong ball is.


What will bounce higher a ping pong ball or a basketball?

A ping pong ball will bounce higher then a basketball when dropped at the same height. The transfer of kinetic energy is greater in the lighter ping pong ball.


Where does the word ping pong originate from?

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Why is it easier to move a ping pong ball than a bowling ball?

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Which popular ball game uses the lightest ball?

Probably ping pong or table tennis.

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