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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

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