Answer :

We know that

Momentum, p = mv


As from question, balls have same speed.


p α m


Since cricket ball has more mass than the tennis ball.


So, cricket ball has more momentum than the tennis ball.


That is why it is easier to stop a tennis ball than a cricket ball moving with the same speed.


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