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Car Engines

Learners create piston systems and explore the conversion of linear to rotary motion that propels a car. In this motion instructional activity, students build and test a model piston/crankshift system and discover why there is a maximum limit to how fast a car can travel.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 10th
Subjects
Life Science
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Included Materials
  • Project

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