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Snooker or Pool

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What is the stick used to play billiards called?

It is called the cue stick.

Which sport is played on a table with coloured balls and a stick called a cue?

Billiard's or Pool

What is that thing called to play pool with?

The pool STICK,billiard pool stick or pool cue stick all refer to the stick that is used to play pool with

What do you need to play billiards?

Billiards is a game that has been royal in nature and dates back to the 15th century. In order to play Billiards the first thing you need is a cushioned table which should have NO pockets, and carefully spaced diamond markers along the rails where the balls should be shot. To shoot the cue ball, a cue stick is necessary and additionally you would also need a cue chalk to sharpen the cue stick point in order to shoot the ball effectively. Note that billiards is a completely different game - played on a completely different table - with only 3 balls (instead of 16) as the game commonly called "pool".

How do you cue a pool stick?

A cue is a pool stick. You prepare the cue before a match by shaping and scuffing the tip. Then, the cue tip is chalked with pool chalk.

What is the specialized cue stick used for break in billiards?

The break cue is used for the break in billiards, but under most rules, is not any different than any other cue. A player wants to use a very hard tip and a light cue for a break stick, and may also want a different balance point than for the play cue. The break cue is often also used for jump shots.

What does billiard stick mean?

A stick is the same as a cue. Cue is the term most used.

What is a titanium cue stick?

a cue tip

What is better an open bridge or closed bridge?

A closed bridge will give you more control on normal shots. With an open bridge, sometimes the cue stick will bounce up after hitting the cue ball, particularly if you're applying spin, making the hit less accurate. However, there are times when you need to use an open bridge, such as if you need to elevate your cue stick over a blocking ball to get to the cue ball or if the cue ball is on the rail.

What is a cue in pool?

The cue stick is used to strike the balls. The cue ball used by the players to hit the other balls is the white ball. It is the one they hit with the cue stick.

How do you make a jump shot in billiards?

The cue stick is elevated to at least 45 degrees and the cue is quickly stroked through the cue ball pushing the cue ball into the table slate, which makes it then rebound into the air. People not knowing how to perform a jump shot attempt to "scoop" the cue ball, using a cue stick not elevated enough and striking below the center of the cue ball. In tournament play and conventional pool rules, this "scoop" is an illegal shot, and will give the table over to the opponent.

Which sport uses the cue?

Billiards uses a cue ball.

What to use to play pool?

you have to use a pool stick and 10 or 16 balls counting the cue ball

What do you use to hit the cue ball in snooker?

a cue stick

How do you change ferrules on a cue stick?

The old ferrule is cut off, the tip is cleaned, and the new ferrule is applied using cement. After this has dried, the cue tip must be applied and clamped. After the cement for the cue tip has dried, the cue tip need to be properly finished.

What is the value of a Dale Earnhardt signature series cue stick?

What is a dale earnhardt signature series cue stick worth

What does the word ''cue'' mean?

"Cue' is a stick used in pool or billiards, or it can mean a prompt on stage.

How do you remove a ferrule from a cue stick?

the best way to remove a ferrule on the cue stick is to burn it a little bit to loosen the grip of the ferrule to the wood then you can easily pull it out from the stick

What is a snooker stick?

A cue

What is pool stick?

the cue

What will be the force exerted on the cue stick by the cue ball?

Depends on how hard you hit the cue ball. It is only limited by the maximum a human can stroke the cue ball with a cue stick. Pros say optimum break speed is around 17 miles per hour cue ball speed. Max is much faster than that.

What do you call a snooker stick in English?

a snooker stick in english is a cue

Where can one purchase a cue stick?

There are many different varieties of places available where one can purchase a cue stick. These places include, but are not limited to, Amazon and Ebay.

What will be the acceleration of the cue ball if the cue stick strikes the 0.18-kg cue ball with a force of 1.2 N?

6.7 m/s2

If the cue stick strikes the 0.23-kg cue ball with a force of 1.7 N what will be the acceleration of the cue ball?

7.4 m/s2