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This set of hands-on activity from the Exploratorium addresses the physics and engineering of structures such as bridges and cantilevers.  The site contains a photo gallery and multiple activities to demonstrate the concepts of building out, building to scale, and building bridges.  Each activity includes time and preparation guidelines, a materials list, and teacher tips.
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Classical Mechanics
- Applications of Newton's Laws
- Statics of Rigid Bodies
General Physics
- Measurement/Units
- Middle School
- High School
- Elementary School
- Informal Education
- Instructional Material
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= Instructor Guide/Manual
= Laboratory
= Project
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Keywords:
bridge, cantilever, engineer, scale, structure
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Metadata instance created September 25, 2006 by Ann Deml
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September 25, 2006 by Ann Deml
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(Exploratorium, San Francisco, 2000), WWW Document, (http://www.exploratorium.edu/structures/index.html).
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Structures around the World, (Exploratorium, San Francisco, 2000), <http://www.exploratorium.edu/structures/index.html>.
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Structures around the World. (2000). Retrieved December 14, 2017, from Exploratorium: http://www.exploratorium.edu/structures/index.html
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Exploratorium. Structures around the World. San Francisco: Exploratorium, 2000. http://www.exploratorium.edu/structures/index.html (accessed 14 December 2017).
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Structures around the World. San Francisco: Exploratorium, 2000. 14 Dec. 2017 <http://www.exploratorium.edu/structures/index.html>.
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