Collisions and Momentum: Bouncing Balls

Students explore the concepts of potential and kinetic energy by bouncing assorted balls on different surfaces and calculating the momentum for each ball. They give examples of collisions and momentum in sports and understand that collisions and momentum play an important role in the design of safe automobiles.

6th - 8th Science 20 Views 48 Downloads
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