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anonymous
 4 years ago
A metallic ball strikes a wall and falls down whereas a tennis ball having same mass and velocity bounces back. The reason for this that______________
anonymous
 4 years ago
A metallic ball strikes a wall and falls down whereas a tennis ball having same mass and velocity bounces back. The reason for this that______________

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0a tennis ball has more elasticity and therefore compresses and recoils way more than the metallic ball so it bounces back...............

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Something related with change in momentum..

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hmm. exactly as the tennis ball recoils the change in momentum should be lesser than as compared to the metallic ball.......

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0But the answer is  The tennis ball suffers a greater change in momentum.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh sry yeah the momentum as it comes in is lesser compared to the momentum when it goes out ..............sry the answer is rite............this is mainly due to elasticity...a metal ball will get a dent as it has negligible elasticity..........

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Why momentum when it comes is lesser than when it goes?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its recoil is greater...

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Will it go back with a greater velocity? What's recoil?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0recoiil is greater due to great elasticity

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0elastic potential energy increases as it is compressed and converts into kinetic energy as it is uncompressed

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0more bounce to the ounce?
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