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CSUB NASA 2008 Ulysses Solar Observation

CSUB NASA 2008 Ulysses Solar Observation

In this activity, students test a slingshot-like device that throws a mass, causing the car to move in the opposite direction. Students will investigate how increasing the mass of the object thrown from the Newton Car affects the acceleration over a rolling track (Newton's Second Law of Motion). Students will also vary the amount of force used to propel the object from the car and note its effect on the acceleration.... Show More


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Dr. Troy Tenhet
Dr. Troy Tenhet (Faculty)
14 years ago
This is a great poster. Be sure and look on the back for the lesson ideas.
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