Analysis of Motion of a "Hot Wheels" Car

Students determine the velocity and acceleration of a "Hot Wheels" car. In this analysis of motion lesson plan, students use a power supply, powerhouse, track and a hot wheels car to calculate the velocity and acceleration of the car on the track when accelerated by a "powerhouse". Students graph the velocity vs. time and acceleration vs. time and answer questions about their results.

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9th - 12th
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Science
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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