- 1 How do you spin a basketball on one finger?
- 2 Why can’t I spin a basketball on my finger?
- 3 What’s the world record for spinning a ball on your finger?
- 4 What happens when you jam your finger in basketball?
- 5 Which is the longest finger?
- 6 Why do basketball players spin the ball?
- 7 How do you spin a pen for beginners?
- 8 How do you spin a lightsaber?
- 9 Is a ball spinning on a finger potential energy?
How do you spin a basketball on one finger?
Here’s his tutorial.
- Line up the lines on the basketball vertically in the palm of your writing hand.
- Try to spin the ball with one hand by throwing it straight up out of your palm while spinning the ball.
- When the ball comes back down to your hand, straighten your pointer finger for it to land on.
Why can’t I spin a basketball on my finger?
It is because the old basketball grooves are worn down and will not trouble your finger. Cut your nails such that a little nail remains above your finger. It will help the basketball to spin for a longer time. Spinning a basketball with long nails is tough.
What’s the world record for spinning a ball on your finger?
The longest time to spin a basketball on one finger using one hand is 11 min 22.22 sec, achieved by Narayan Bhattarai (Nepal), at the Imadol Banquet, Mahalaxmi, Lalitpur, Nepal, on 8 May 2018. Narayan practiced for more than 15 months to break this record.
What happens when you jam your finger in basketball?
A jammed finger is swollen, hard to bend and somewhat painful. It is a common basketball injury. If your finger looks crooked or dislocated or is unbearably painful, see a doctor immediately. You may have broken your finger, which is more serious.
Which is the longest finger?
In the human hand the middle finger is the longest, the thumb is the shortest, and the little finger is the next shortest.
Why do basketball players spin the ball?
So, a spinning ball hitting a surface gets a backward force, which slows it down. How does that help a real basketball shot? The spin is most important for a jump shot from a longer distance, where the horizontal velocity is pretty substantial.
How do you spin a pen for beginners?
Hold the pen between your middle finger and your thumb while getting your index finger out of the way. Next, push your middle finger forward and let the pen spin completely. Make sure to catch it between your middle finger and thumb after it’s done a rotation! Simple, right?
How do you spin a lightsaber?
The Basic Spin
Start by holding the lightsaber with the hilt at your side around waist level and slightly in front of you. The blade is positioned so that the tip is pointed upward at a 45-degree angle. Swing the blade downward by rotating your hand and wrist away from your body.
Is a ball spinning on a finger potential energy?
You can give a basketball kinetic energy by pushing on it with your hand, as in throwing or dribbling. You can give a basketball potential energy by spinning it on your finger. You can give a basketball kinetic energy by spinning it on your finger. You can give a basketball kinetic energy by placing it on the ground.