What Does a Quarter Weigh?

Students study the historical figures and symbols of U.S. patriotism depicted on the penny, nickel, dime, and quarter coins. They create a balance scale from common materials to measure the approximate weight of a quarter.

4th - 6th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads
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