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written by Ted Latham
This web page provides a lesson plan on forces, specifically focusing on gravity and friction. The lesson explains terminal velocity and air resistance in preparation for an egg-drop experiment.
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Classical Mechanics
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© 2004 Ted Latham
Keywords:
air resistance, egg drop, terminal velocity
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Metadata instance created August 18, 2004 by Melanie Carter
Record Updated:
January 10, 2012 by Caroline Hall
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AIP Format
T. Latham, (2004), WWW Document, (http://www.discoveryeducation.com/teachers/free-lesson-plans/forces-and-motion.cfm).
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T. Latham, Discovery Education: Forces and Motion, (2004), <http://www.discoveryeducation.com/teachers/free-lesson-plans/forces-and-motion.cfm>.
APA Format
Latham, T. (2004). Discovery Education: Forces and Motion. Retrieved June 5, 2020, from http://www.discoveryeducation.com/teachers/free-lesson-plans/forces-and-motion.cfm
Chicago Format
Latham, Ted. Discovery Education: Forces and Motion. 2004. http://www.discoveryeducation.com/teachers/free-lesson-plans/forces-and-motion.cfm (accessed 5 June 2020).
MLA Format
Latham, Ted. Discovery Education: Forces and Motion. 2004. 5 June 2020 <http://www.discoveryeducation.com/teachers/free-lesson-plans/forces-and-motion.cfm>.
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