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Collisions in 2D - Experiment Components Only - For Studying Energy Conservation, Collisions and Momentum - Metal Ramp, 2 Metal Balls, 1 Glass Ball - (No Base) - Visual Scientifics by Eisco

  • This kit includes components for the Collisions in 2D experiment. Useful in helping students understand conservation in energy, elastic collisions and 2D momentum. Visual Scientifics Magnetic Base (PHVSBASE) required (sold separately)
  • Engaging activities for science and physics classrooms
  • Kit includes metal ramp, 2 metal balls and 1 glass ball
  • Includes laboratory manual and student worksheet
  • Various accessories, including the Visual Scientifics base (PHVSBASE) and back board (PHVSBACK) are sold separately and are required/recommended for the included experiments

Collision in Two Dimensions

This kit includes:

  • Metal ramp
  • 2 metal balls
  • 1 glass ball

This kit includes components needed for the Visual Scientifics Collisions in 2D experiment. The included laboratory manual and student worksheet describes experiments useful in demonstrating energy conservation, momentum and elastic collisions. The manual includes resources for instructors to help with lesson planning and to help student carry out the experiments. The activities cover approximately 2-3 hours of classroom or laboratory time, and cover Common Core Standards and Next Generation Science Standards Concepts.

Please note that this kit does not include all required components for the experiments outlined in the laboratory manual.

Required/Recommended Components (*not included)

  • Visual Scientifics Magnetic Base
  • Video camera for extensions
  • Graphing software
  • Carbon paper
  • Scale for obtaining masses
  • Protractor
  • Measuring tape or ruler
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