Bicycle Wheel Gyro

Using a bicycle wheel and a rotating stool, young physicists experiment with angular momentum. This is a simple, fun, and educational activity that demonstrates a foundational concept. If you can secure the materials, it is definitely worth the effort for bringing angular momentum to life! Develop a lab sheet and some conclusion questions for physicists to answer about their observations.

9th - 12th Science 9 Views 14 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
Science
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Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Technology
Scientific Equipment
Language
English
Duration
45 mins

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