Essays Tagged: "Billiard ball"


BILLIARDSThe history of billiards begins in the fourteenth century. The game was invented in Europe, ... h invented the game, but at the same time, the English thought the French did. In the end, a French billiards specialist found evidence that the game originated in France about the fourteenth century. ... fle board. As the game got more popular, as it is today, the sticks got narrower and easier to use (Billiards, http).A few games today are similar to billiards, such as shuffleboard, and the same equi ...

(3 pages) 33 0 5.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Physics of Pool.

ered in felt, there is a set of law governing the outcome of play. These laws are known as PHYSICS. Billiards is played by striking the cue ball with a cue stick. The cue ball then collides with the o ...

(1 pages) 39 0 4.9 Oct/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

A descriptive essay about "A Pool Hustler".

weat forming on my scalp as the body heat radiating from my head was trapped with my white UCLA baseball cap. I felt nervous. This was the most important shot of the game. I had to sink the eight ball ... hot of the game. I had to sink the eight ball. I looked down the narrow sight line at the white cue ball and then the shiny black marble like material that seemed to be moving in all directions, yet g ...

(3 pages) 53 0 4.2 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays


already has been determined, hence the name; determinism.This theory is also closely linked to the billiard ball hypothesis that claims that since the rules of nature already have been established it ...

(3 pages) 82 0 4.3 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Conservation Of Momentum/Energy

ile also.Conservation of Momentum & EnergyAim:To find whether momentum is conserved between two billiards balls of same mass colliding head on, with one being in a stationary position, & how d ... will be lost through sound and heat transfer upon collision.Equipment:· Ruler (1m)· 2 billiard balls of equal mass (0.26kg)· Pool Cue· Video Camera (with highest frame rate ...

(9 pages) 34 0 5.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics