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Converting Gravitational Potential Energy to Kinetic Energy
Product Number: SB50448
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Design and conduct an experiment to quantitatively test how the variables of mass and height affect the energy carried by a metal cylinder. The investigation allows students to explore energy transfer, the relationship of gravitational potential energy to mass and height, and the transformation of potential energy to kinetic energy. Includes six each of 10 cm and 20 cm clear plastic tubes, six each of 5 cm and 10 cm steel rods, six each of 5 cm and 10 cm aluminum rods, 12 nails, 12 foam blocks, one transparency (Sample Procedure and Data Table), a teachers guide, and 28 student worksheets and guides. For 24 students.WARNING: Choking Hazard. Small Parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.