How many dots are on an NBA basketball?

Answer Spalding has made the official basketball of the NBA since 1983. The company refers to the "dots" on their full-grain leather balls as "pebbles." There are approximately 35,000 pebbles on the ball.... Read More »

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How to Estimate the Number of Dots on a Basketball?

Why would anyone want to count the little nubs on a basketball? You certainly don't need to know how to play the game, but if you're curious, it's a good exercise in approximation and geometry.

How many basketball teams are there in the National Basketball Association?

There are 30 basketball teams in the NBA. This includes five teams in each of the Atlantic, Central and Southeast Divisions of the Eastern Conference, and five teams in each of the Northwest, Pacif... Read More »

How many dots in an LED display?

The amount of dots on an LED screen depends on the size of the dots and the screen, according to Elite Score. A single character on an LED screen uses twelve pixels. You can also determine the amou... Read More »

How many dots are on dice?

Six sides comprise a standard die, with each side displaying one, two, three, four, five, or six dots. The total number of dots for all sides of one die equals 21. A pair of dice contains 42 dots.S... Read More »