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Drop a Golf ball and a Ping Pong Ball

 

 

 

 

Larger the Mass,

the Greater the Inertia

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

Inertia and Mass Directly Related

 

Twice the Mass,
Twice the Inertia

 

(resistance to being accelerated
by a force)

 

"Why are the most

massive (most inertia)

football players

lineman?"

 

 

 

"Why are the least

massive (least inertia)

football players

receivers?"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

"Receivers want to

change motion, lineman

want to hold their

ground"

 

 

 

What Makes The
World Go 'Round?

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nothing!

 

 

An Object in Motion
Tends to Stay in Motion

 

 

 

Dynamic Equilibrium

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St. Mary's HS Physics

First Law Game

St. Mary's HS Physics

 

 

| Onsite  Krampf |

Go to Robert Krampf's website

 

 

 

 

Eggs and Inertia - Physics.org

 

 

 

Ranking Task

 

Rank the carts below from greatest inertia to least. Explain your answer. 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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