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### Big and Small Numbers in Physics - Group Task

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Work in groups to try to create the best approximations to these physical quantities.

### Model Solutions

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How do these modelling assumption affect the solutions?

### The Not-so-simple Pendulum 1

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See how the motion of the simple pendulum is not-so-simple after all.

### Dangerous Driver?

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Was it possible that this dangerous driving penalty was issued in error?

### Where to Land

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Chris is enjoying a swim but needs to get back for lunch. If she can swim at 3 m/s and run at 7m/sec, how far along the bank should she land in order to get back as quickly as possible?

### Slippage

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A ladder 3m long rests against a wall with one end a short distance from its base. Between the wall and the base of a ladder is a garden storage box 1m tall and 1m high. What is the maximum distance. . . .

### 10 Olympic Starters

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10 intriguing starters related to the mechanics of sport.