Rotating Frames of Reference
Students listen to a lecture on gravity, specifically weightlessness or the zero gravity effect experienced aboard space craft. They discuss the Coriolis force and its effects on gravity as well.
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A Moving Frame of Reference
We often remind pupils to cite their references, but this lesson helps them understand there are many frames of reference. Scholars experiment with throwing a ball straight up in the air and catching it. Then they must do it again while...
7th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
The Ant and The Turntable-Frames of Reference
In this frames of reference instructional activity, learners solve 5 problems given the details of a journey an ant takes from the center of a CD ROM to its edge. Students draw a scaled sketch of the turntable showing the motion of the...
11th - 12th Math
Regents High School Examination: Physical Setting Earth Science 2006
Test your class on earth science with this extensive resource. This test, created by The University of the State of New York Regents, is made up of 50 multiple choice questions and 32 short answer questions that cover the branches of...
9th - 12th Science