We found 14 resources with the keyterm load
Design and Build a Road Sign SupportLesson Planet
6th - 12th
Emergent engineers plan, construct, and experiment with a spaghetti noodle structure that could be used to hold a load. Set them up for success by first showing them a four-minute video on engineering design and a slide show of different...
Wind Effects on Model Building: Pre-Lab for Truss Design and TestingLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Emerging engineers perform pre-lab calculations in this first of a three-part lesson on model building. They determine the forces of tension and compression in a truss. After completion of the worksheet, pupils will draw a draft of their...
Mechanical Properties of Chocolate: How Strong is Your Chocolate?Lesson Planet
6th - 8th
Students investigate chocolate to determine its strength and strain. In this experimental lesson students participate on an activity where they observe the variables in the experiment and determine load, mass and strength.