We found 23 resources with the concept center of mass
Projectile and Circular Motion, Torque
11th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Introduce your young scholars to the concepts of circular motion, projectile motion, angular speed, simple harmonic motion, torque, center of mass, centripetal force, and Hooke's Law with a 86-slide presentation. The circular motion...
An Athlete Uses Physics to Shatter World Records
4 mins 6th - 12th
Have you heard of the Fosbury Flop? It was invented by a college high jumper in and has become the standard technique for high jumpers world wide. Learn the physics of this move and why it is more effective for clearing the bar than the...
Figure Skating Physics—Science of the Winter Olympic Games
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Learn about the center of mass and projectiles by examining the movement of Olympic figure skaters! Physics and skating fans will be delighted as they watch super athletes perform unbelievable feats. Arrows and text appear to highlight...