Category Archives: Engineering

Day 2.32 Fan Cart Question

Tues. Mar 18, 2014 Today we brainstormed variables that might affect the acceleration of an object that is experiencing an unbalanced force.  One group wondered what would happen if we were able to “funnel” the wind being blown from the … Continue reading

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Day 2.21 Slow Drop Devices

Wed. Feb 26, 2014 We are studying constant acceleration  So naturally we determined that everything on Earth free falls at a rate of 9.8 m/s/s.  I challenged my classes to design an object that would be dropped at a rate … Continue reading

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