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2018 AP® Physics 1: Algebra-Based Free-Response QuestionsLesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Whether determining orbitals of space craft or designing experiments with conductive dough, many young scientists discover physics is phun and attempt the AP exam to get college credit. Use the free response questions from the 2018...
Slow-Mo Non-Newtonian Fluid on a SpeakerLesson Planet
7 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Cornstarch and water on a speaker have a pretty cool effect. Beyond the coolness is a scientific analysis of amplitude and frequency. A video examines the patterns in the mixture when exposed to different frequencies in a video lesson....
Graphing: The Ups and DownsLesson Planet
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What do clocks and Ferris wheels have in common? Your class can model their heights using trigonometric functions! Scholars first use the Internet to find data on provided landmarks (famous clocks and Ferris wheels). Plotting this data...
How I Broke a Wine Glass with My Voice (Using Science!)Lesson Planet
11 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
You've seen talented singers break glass with a single high note ... is it as easy as it looks? Discover the physics behind the phenomenon with a video from the Physics Girl playlist. The resource covers sound wave terminology, tensile...
Sound: Crash Course Physics #18Lesson Planet
10 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
What makes sound possible? Answer this question while viewing the 18th lesson of a complete Crash Course physics series. After discussing waves in previous lessons, the narrator applies those characteristics to sound waves and their...
City Temperatures and the Cosine CurveLesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Show your class that yearly temperatures are periodic—and how to model them using a trigonometric function. An interesting lesson asks learners to research the temperatures of a city for a year. After graphing this data, they write an...
Algebra II: Model Sound WavesLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Sounds like a good resource to use. Future mathematicians and musicians use trigonometric functions to investigate music-related themes. These include pitch, frequency, loudness, acoustic beats, and constructive/destructive interference.
Changes in Period and Amplitude of the Sine FunctionLesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Designed
How does a change in amplitude or period affect the equation of a sine function? Scholars move sliders to change the frequency and period of the sine function. The interactive displays the resulting equation, and pupils determine the...
Harmonic Motion: Pendulum LabLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Several times throughout history, groups of soldiers marching in rhythm across a suspension bridge have caused it to collapse. Scholars experiment with pendulums, resonance, and force to determine why this would happen. First, pupils...