Resultant Forces

Feel like you're being pulled in many directions? Maybe you can figure out the resultant force! A video leads learners through a lesson on finding resultant forces when opposing forces are 180 degrees. 

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Instructional Ideas

  • Supplement with a laboratory exploration measuring directional forces
  • Post the video as a resource for absent pupils or those looking for extra instruction
Classroom Considerations

  • Introduces only simple calculations, so you will need to provide additional materials or activities to reach your content goals
  • The 16th lesson in a 49-part series
Pros

  • Uses interesting examples that are relevant to young scholars
  • Images and animations add to the description and meaning of the examples
Cons

  • None