Bungee Jump Accelerations

Learners investigate the acceleration that occurs during a bungee jump.  In the Algebra II lesson, students conduct an experiment to simulate a bungee jumper and use an Accelerometer to analyze the motion.  Learners determine the maximum and minimum acceleration and compare the laboratory jump with an actual bungee jump.

11th - 12th Math 3 Views 14 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
Math
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Technology
Calculator
Year
2006

What Members Say


Martine R.
Lesson Planet has provided me with a way to find great lesson plans that have helped me as a first year English teacher.
Martine R., Teacher
Arlington, TX