Balloons and Buoyancy : How do gases in different containers behave in gases fluids? A gold star indicates high-quality, inquiry-based activities that follow the PhET design guidelines.


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Title Balloons and Buoyancy : How do gases in different containers behave in gases fluids?
Description This is an inquiry lab, but there are some specific directions given in the student handout because my students did not use all the tools correctly without these tips.
Subject Physics
Level High School, Undergrad - Intro
Type Concept Questions, Lab
Answers Included No
Language English
Keywords buoyancy, gas, phet
Simulation(s) Balloons & Buoyancy


Author(s) Trish Loeblein
Contact Email patricia.loeblein@colorado.edu
School / Organization PhET
Date submitted 4/25/11
Date updated 7/4/13