Dimples & Distance: The Physics Of Golf

Believe it or not, there’s a lot of science involved in a round of golf. From friction to vector directions, the list of physics application goes on. And all of them affect how you play. 

This infographic from Quicken Loans explains how a ball stays in the air longer with backspin, the difference between a dimpled and smooth ball, and how much farther you hit it on a hot day.

Science on the Course: The Physics of Golf

An infographic from the team at the Quicken Loans Zing Blog.


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