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TE Activity: Hot Cans and Cold Cans

Students work on problems in which they investigate conduction, convection, and radiation. They attempt to maintain the warmth in one can of soda while cooling the other as much as possible in a thirty minute period. They examine how engineers apply similar principles.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Technology & Engineering
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 hr
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Year
2004
Included Materials
  • Vocabulary