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Title Fluid Pressure - an inquiry introduction
Description This activity can be used with the Under Pressure sim or the first tab of Fluid Pressure and Flow. Learning Goals: Students will be able to qualitatively: Investigate how pressure changes in air and water. Discover how you can change pressure. Predict pressure in a variety of situations. This activity was written for the legacy sim and has not been updated for html5 version.
Subject Earth Science, Physics
Level High School, Middle School, Undergrad - Intro
Type Concept Questions, Homework, Lab
Answers Included No
Language English
Keywords atmosphere, fluid, gravity, inquiry, phet, pressure
Simulation(s) Fluid Pressure and Flow, Under Pressure (HTML5), Under Pressure


Author(s) Trish Loeblein
Contact Email patricia.loeblein@colorado.edu
School / Organization PhET
Date submitted 6/18/12
Date updated 5/27/15