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Puzzle ID:#49616
Fun:*** (2.33)
Difficulty:* (1.04)
Category:Trick
Submitted By:aceofspades29***!

 

 

 



Let's say, hypothetically, that a basketball is twice the size of a volleyball. And, a volleyball is three times the size of a baseball. So, if a basketball has 12 pounds of air pressure, how much air pressure will a baseball have?




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Comments

HABS2933Aca*
Oct 03, 2012

Haha, I fell or it, failed to notice the category.
babyjuice*
Oct 04, 2012

Oh ace are you concerned with the pressure in a baseball? I'm not... I just want to know if it will move when I throw it.

It won't. I suck at throwing

JK. Loved it
Rated full star
jcchen1229
Oct 15, 2012

The answer is 2 pounds of pressure (2*3=6)
abbylee123*us*
Oct 19, 2012

that one got me confused!!!!!!
yangjunAsg*
Dec 13, 2012

This is fun
Found the answer right from the start.
Quocalimar*
Jan 19, 2013

Atlast my love of cutting things open has payed off.
extremebluenesscus*
Aug 25, 2013

The answer is one atmosphere (1 atm), to balance out the pressure from the outside.
zembobo*us*
Aug 28, 2013

Extreme, if there is a balance between the outside and the inside then there is no pressure.

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