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This is a lesson plan for teaching Newton's Third Law, including activities and exercises. Among the activities are balloon rockets and ball drops. The lesson plan also includes background information illustrating the law. The plan is available in html or pdf form.
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Classical Mechanics
- Newton's Third Law
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Middle School
- Instructional Material
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- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
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Keywords:
action, ball drop, balloon rocket, force, newton's third law, reaction
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created August 17, 2004 by Melanie Carter
Record Updated:
March 16, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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June 20, 2004
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National Aeronautics and Space Administration, (2004), WWW Document, (http://swift.sonoma.edu/education/newton/newton_3/index.html).
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National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Newton's Third Law of Motion: Actions and Reactions, (2004), <http://swift.sonoma.edu/education/newton/newton_3/index.html>.
APA Format
National Aeronautics and Space Administration. (2004, June 20). Newton's Third Law of Motion: Actions and Reactions. Retrieved October 24, 2014, from http://swift.sonoma.edu/education/newton/newton_3/index.html
Chicago Format
National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Newton's Third Law of Motion: Actions and Reactions. June 20, 2004. http://swift.sonoma.edu/education/newton/newton_3/index.html (accessed 24 October 2014).
MLA Format
National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Newton's Third Law of Motion: Actions and Reactions. 2004. 20 June 2004. 24 Oct. 2014 <http://swift.sonoma.edu/education/newton/newton_3/index.html>.
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@misc{ Author = "National Aeronautics and Space Administration", Title = {Newton's Third Law of Motion: Actions and Reactions}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {24 October 2014}, Month = {June 20, 2004}, Year = {2004} }
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