Galileo's Skater Down an Inclined Plan

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Title Galileo's Skater Down an Inclined Plan
Description By creating an inclined plane in "Playground" mode students can collect data to then graph two types of motion for the skater. Students can then apply kinematic equations to their data to solve unknown variables.
Subject Physics
Level High School
Type Lab, Remote Learning
Duration 90 minutes
Answers Included No
Language English
Keywords incline plane, kinematics, motion graphs
Simulation(s) Energy Skate Park

Author(s) Brent Maiolo
School / Organization Aspen High School
Date submitted 10/29/20
Date updated 10/29/20