Coulombic Love Triangles
In this forces learning exercise, students apply Coulomb's law to determine the magnitude of the electrostatic force and the net force of three charges that form an equilateral triangle. This learning exercise has 2 problems to solve.
11th - Higher Ed Science 7 Views 28 Downloads
Get Connected with Ohm's Law
Ideal for your electricity unit, especially with middle schoolers, this lesson gets engineers using multimeters in electrical circuits to explore the relationships among voltage, current, and resistance. Older learners may even plot data...
5th - 12th Science CCSS: Designed
Newton's Law of Universal Gravitation
While science is looking for correct explanations, pseudoscience often fills in the blanks. Pupils explore the relationship between light distance and intensity and graph their data. Then they compare their data to Newton's Law of...
7th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Exploration Activities with Electrostatic Interactions
Step out of the 21st century and discover protons and electrons through observation. Using common materials, participants continually adjust their explanation of charges. The final assessment requires pupils to design their own...
11th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Electrostatics - Getting a Charge Out of Physics
Charge up your physics class with this presentation on electrostatics. They will be able to explain what electrostatics is, how electric charge is conserved, and the basics of electric force. They will see how to use Coulomb's law to...
9th - 12th Science
Energize young scientists with this introductory presentation on the electromagnetic force. From learning about basic topics like protons and electrons, to more in-depth concepts like Coulomb's law and electric dipoles, physics students...
11th - Higher Ed Science CCSS: Adaptable