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Title Gravity and Orbits Investigation
Description This lesson uses PocketLab Notebook software to deliver lessons to students with the simulation embedded. Students will be able to: Draw motion of planets, Moons, and satellites. Draw diagrams to show how gravity is the force that controls the motion of our solar system. Identify the variables that affect the strength of gravity. Predict how motion would change if gravity was stronger or weaker.
Subject Astronomy, Physics
Level Middle School
Type Guided Activity, Homework, Lab, Remote Learning
Duration 60 minutes
Answers Included No
Language English
Keywords gravity, notebook, orbits, pocketlab
Simulation(s) Gravitasi dan Orbit (HTML5), Gravitasi dan Orbit

Author(s) PocketLab
School / Organization PocketLab
Date submitted 21/06/22
Date updated 21/06/22