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    Integrated Teaching and Learning Program, College of Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder
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    Learners recreate the classic egg-drop experiment with an analogy to the Mars rover landing. The concept of terminal velocity will be introduced, and learners perform several velocity calculations....

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Integrated Teaching and Learning Program, College of Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder
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    Learners investigate how drag affects the falling rate of objects. They construct paper objects of different shapes and sizes, use clay to make them all the same mass, and then drop them all from...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Learners construct and launch paper helicopters. Learners investigate weight and drag forces by altering the weight of the helicopters and measuring how this alters the time it takes for the...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    Integrated Teaching and Learning Program, College of Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder
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    Learners engage in close observation of falling objects. They determine it is the amount of air resistance, not the weight of an object, which determines how quickly an object falls. This...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 18 30 to 45 minutes