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Modelling Assumptions in Mechanics

Age 16 to 18

An article demonstrating mathematically how various physical modelling assumptions affect the solution to the seemingly simple problem of the projectile.

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Earth Orbit

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

Follow in the steps of Newton and find the path that the earth follows around the sun.

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Mechanical Mindgames

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

A selection of intriguing questions to consider on mechanics, particularly surrounding the ideas concerning impulse and momentum.

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Phase Space

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

Explore the issues surrounding the concept of Phase Space.

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Dangerous Driver?

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

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

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Motion Capture

Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

Explore displacement/time and velocity/time graphs with this mouse motion sensor.

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Out in Space

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A space craft is ten thousand kilometres from the centre of the Earth moving away at 10 km per second. At what distance will it have half that speed?

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10 Olympic Starters

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10 intriguing starters related to the mechanics of sport.

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High Jumping

Age 14 to 18

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