Global Scales -- An Investigation of Barometric Pressure and Gravitational Pull: Does It Influence Body Weight?

Students are introduced to the concepts of barometric pressue and gravitational pull. In groups, they participate in experiments in which they determine the effect of gravity on body weight. They also determine the differences at the poles and equator.

4th - 8th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
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