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# How Many Golf Balls Fit In The Trunk Of A Seat Tarraco?

Golf balls are small objects, and there are many bigger objects in the world.

Sometimes, we get that little itch to learn some random, fairly useless, yet intriguing information. Therefore, you may wonder: How many golf balls fit in the trunk of a Seat Tarraco car?

In this article, we will tell you exactly how many golf balls fit in the trunk of a Seat Tarraco.

## How Many Golf Balls Fit In The Trunk Of A Seat Tarraco?

You could fit 4182 golf balls in the trunk of a Seat Tarraco, assuming you fill the trunk with efficient packing of golf balls, such as with a cannonball arrangement. By folding down the 3rd row of seats, you could fit 14,645 golf balls in the trunk of a Seat Tarraco.

Golf balls are tiny, and the trunk of a Seat Tarracos is much larger, so we already know we should be able to fit at least 500 golf balls, but less than 100,000.

This means that if we end up with a tiny number of balls, say under 500, then there must be a mistake. This also means that if we end up with a huge number of balls, say 100,000, then there must be a mistake.

To calculate how many golf balls can fit in the trunk of a Seat Tarraco, we will make the following assumptions:

-We are filling up the trunk of a Seat Tarraco car with golf balls, with all seats raised up. This means the Seat Tarraco is in the smallest trunk configuration possible.

-Golf balls can be packed in cannonball arrangement to save a bit of lost space due to the golf balls not being cubic. The packing coefficient used is 0.74. No golf balls will be cut, deformed, or transformed to save packing space.

With these assumptions clearly defined, we can start by defining the dimensions of a golf ball:

Golf ball Diameter = 1.68 inches

Golf ball Radius = 1.68/2 = 0.84 inches

Golf Ball Volume = (4/3)*pi*0.84^3 = 2.483 cubic inches

Next, we can define the dimensions of the trunk of a Seat Tarraco we are filling with golf balls. There is data available with the volume in the trunk of a Seat Tarraco:

Trunk of a Seat Tarraco Volume = 230 L = 14035.50 cubic inches

Down below, you can see a quick graphic explaining the packing coefficient used:

As you can see above, the golf balls can be assembled in cannonball fashion (second arrangement on diagram) when stacked as to save vertical space between the golf balls.

This arrangement of golf balls allows you to save some space that you would otherwise lose if you treated the golf balls as cubes with the same diameter. Golf balls and spheres alike do not occupy the “corners” in a virtual cube with the same diameter as them.

The golf ball cannonball packing coefficient is defined as follows:

Golf ball cannonball packing coefficient = sqrt(2)/2 = 0.74

With all of these elements defined, we can calculate the number of golf balls that we can fit in the trunk of a Seat Tarraco:

Number of golf balls = (Trunk of a Seat Tarraco Volume*packing coefficient) / (golf ball volume)

Number of golf balls = (14035.50*0.74)/2.483

Number of golf balls = 4182.95 = 4182 full golf balls

We obtain the result of 4182.95 golf balls being able to fit in the trunk of a Seat Tarraco, but we need to round down to 4182 since we do not want to cut the golf balls.

In the end, you can fit 4182 golf balls in the trunk of a Seat Tarraco. In other words, you could fit a little over 4000 golf balls in the trunk of a Seat Tarraco. By folding down the 3rd row of seats, you could fit 14,645 golf balls in the trunk.

### Conclusion

There you go! After reading this article, you now know how many golf balls fit in the trunk of a Seat Tarraco.

It is a big number that may have surprised you! Make your friends guess how many golf balls would fit!

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