Drops on a Penny

Young scientists explore the concept of surface tension at is applies to water. In this activity, learners use a dropper to place drops of water on a penny. Each group guesses how many drops a heads-up penny will hold, then conducts the experiment. The groups combine data to come up with the mean, median, and mode.

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Grade
2nd - 3rd
Subjects
Math
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