Pendulum Motion Experiments

Students experiment with simple pendulums to determine the validity of an equation for all angles. Students discover the usefulnes and limitations of approximations in science. Using spreadhseets and a java applet, students observe the effects of changing the length of the pendulum.

9th - 12th Science 3 Views 4 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Technology
Database & Spreadsheet
Duration
1 hr

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