A Bridge in Balance

Pupils explore how the Michigan Avenue Bridge works and the importance of it being perfectly balanced. They make a model of a bascule trunnion bridge and balance their bridge by calculating the weight of the necessary counter weight.

3rd - 5th Science 3 Views 4 Downloads
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