Module 2.0: Science of Basketball
1.) The picture shows the path of a basketball when a player takes a shot at the basket. At which point does the ball have the greatest potential energy?
2.) An elastic collision would affect the bounce of the basketball in which of the following ways?
3.) Which of the following best explains why a basketball bounces higher on a harder concrete/wood surface than on a softer carpeted surface?
4.) Which of the following best explains why dropping a basketball from a higher drop height increases the amount of times the ball bounces?