We found 146 resources with the concept momentum
Slapshot Physics—Science of the Winter Olympics
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewTake a shot at explaining the physics of hockey! Olympic hockey players explain the science of their craft in a video lesson. The lesson includes a discussion of force and velocity as well as potential and kinetic energy.
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewHelicopters fly with the help of gyroscopic precession. An uplifting Vertasium video explains two common forces, momentum and torque. Demonstrations of both forces—along with scientific explanations—help develop an overall understanding...
Egg Experiment to Demonstrate Inertia
1 min 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewCan you make a stopped egg spin again without touching it? A Veritasium video attempts to do this using inertia. It discusses the differences between attempts with hard-boiled and raw eggs. It explains the science of inertia and opens up...
Bullet Block Experiment
2 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewCan energy be created? The textbook says no, but then how do you explain what is going on here? The Veritasium video demonstrates an experiment related to energy. Scholars watch the set up, come up with a hypothesis, watch the test, then...
Torque: Crash Course Physics #12
8 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
It's all about how you pull—not how hard! The 12th installment in a physics series explains the importance of the direction and angle of force when calculating torque. The narrator includes a discussion of the moment of inertia as well...
Science of NFL Football: Newton's Third Law of Motion
4 mins 5th - 12th
A football tackle is just a transfer of momentum, Learners discover the principles of Newton's Third Law by analyzing football tackling. The third lesson in a series of 10 videos shows how the mass and velocity of a defensive player lead...
Conservation of Momentum: Marble Collisions
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What happens to the momentum of an object when it strikes another object? Scholars roll a marble down a ramp so it collides with another marble. By measuring the speed of each marble before and after the collision, pupils answer this...