Kinematics - Intermediate

Dam Busters 1

Stage: 5 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

At what positions and speeds can the bomb be dropped to destroy the dam?

Max Throw

Stage: 5 Short Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

At what angle should you throw something to maximise the distance it travels?

Dam Busters 2

Stage: 5 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3

Can you work out which of the equations models a bouncing bomb? Will you be able to hit the target?

Crazy Cannons

Stage: 5 Short Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

Two cannons are fired at one another and the cannonballs collide... what can you deduce?

Bike

Stage: 5 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

Calculate the paths of raindrops flying up from the back tyre of a bicycle

Angle of Shot

Stage: 5 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

At what angle should you release the shot to break Olympic records?

High Jumping

Stage: 4 and 5

How high can a high jumper jump? How can a high jumper jump higher without jumping higher? Read on...