Using a Barometer to Measure a Building:

Students show how it is possible to determine the height of a tall building with the aid of a barometer. They Take the barometer to the top of the building, attach a long rope to it, lower the barometer to the street and then bring it up, measuring the length of the rope.

9th - 11th Science 3 Views 1 Download
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