Aw Chute!

Students are presented with the problem of constructing a parachute that has the maximum hang time. They construct their own parachute using available materials. Pupils drop their parachutes from a height of two meters and record the "hang times." Students use the distance formula to compute the rate of descent.

6th - 8th Math 3 Views 14 Downloads
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Inquiry-Based Learning
45 mins

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