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# Why does golf ball have more mass then a tennis ball?

Updated: 9/27/2023

Wiki User

12y ago

A Bowling ball is heavier than a tennis ball for a number of reasons. Two of which should be obvious: The bowling ball is bigger and therefore weighs more for it has more mass. And the bowling ball is made of a denser material and is solid. A tennis ball is made out of rubber and is hollow and filled with air.

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15y ago

Wiki User

16y ago

Because the instrument used to strike it is lighter and thinner with a bigger striking area.

Wiki User

15y ago

Golf balls are hevier due to they r olid and tennis balls are hollow

Wiki User

11y ago

Because it can go far in the air

Wiki User

12y ago

it's denser

Wiki User

10y ago

Yes

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