Balancing Act - Equilíbrio | Raciocínio Proporcional | Torque - PhET Interactive Simulations

Balancing Act

Balancing Act simulation


  • Equilíbrio
  • Raciocínio Proporcional
  • Torque
  • Braço da Alavanca
  • Equilíbrio Rotacional

Sample Learning Goals

  • Predict how objects of various masses can be used to make a plank balance.
  • Predict how changing the positions of the masses on the plank will affect the motion of the plank.
  • Write rules to predict which way a plank will tilt when objects are placed on it.
  • Use your rules to solve puzzles about balancing.

Standards Alignment

Common Core - Math

  • 6.RP.A.3

System Requirements


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Version 1.1.26