C. Force and Motion: 1. The student understands that types of motion may be described, measured, and predicted.: 6-8: The student...
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knows that the motion of an object can be described by its position, direction of motion, and speed.
Amusement Park Physics
How do physics laws affect amusement park ride design? In this exhibit, you'll have a chance to find out by designing your own roller coaster ride.
Activity: Figuring the average speed of a moving object Newton's Three Laws of Motion
Sir Isaac Newton's Three Laws of Motion are explained in layman terminology. Great site to use with middle school students.
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knows that vibrations in materials set up wave disturbances that spread away from the source (e.g., sound and earthquake waves).