We found 21 resources with the concept centripetal acceleration
Engineering the Half Pipe—Science of the Winter Olympic Games
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
There are no tricks here! Young scholars learn about the concept of centripetal acceleration by studying the design of the snowboarding half pipe. A video lesson describes how the half pipe design affects the motion of the boarders.
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...
Unit VII Energy: WS 3a Energy Transfer and Storage
9th - 12th
Here is a nifty activity on energy transfer. Physics fanatics analyze a diagram and state whether or not friction is involved. They sketch bar graphs and draw energy flow diagrams for each system as well. Circular motion, movement up and...