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How To Curve A Baseball Or Swing A Cricket Ball
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Throwing a curve ball can make or break a sporting game, but what is the scientific process for throwing this way? The video explains the Magnus force, aerodynamics, and the axis of rotation, and relates the science to both baseball and...
Torque: Crash Course Physics #12
8 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
It's all about how you pull—not how hard! The 12th installment in a physics series explains the importance of the direction and angle of force when calculating torque. The narrator includes a discussion of the moment of inertia as well...
Rotational Motion: Crash Course Physics #11
9 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Don't let rotational motion make your head spin—use a video lesson to highlight the important ideas related to this concept! The 11th lesson in a physics series breaks down the motion in a rotating object. The narrator includes a...
Tidal Locking—Why Do We Only See One Side of the Moon?
2 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Turn to the dark side ... of the moon, that is! Young space explorers learn why the dark side of the moon is never visible here on Earth in an animated video. The resource shows how the moon formed, its dizzying early orbiting pattern,...
Showing Congruence Using Corresponding Parts 2
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Show congruence in only two moves. Given the measures of sides and angles of two triangle, pupils determine the transformations needed to show the two triangles are congruent. Learners use a combination of a rotation and translation.