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Intro to Forces, Spinning Inside a Soccer Ball - Engaging Science Reading

Intro to Forces, Spinning Inside a Soccer Ball - Engaging Science Reading
Intro to Forces, Spinning Inside a Soccer Ball - Engaging Science Reading
Intro to Forces, Spinning Inside a Soccer Ball - Engaging Science Reading
Intro to Forces, Spinning Inside a Soccer Ball - Engaging Science Reading
Intro to Forces, Spinning Inside a Soccer Ball - Engaging Science Reading
Intro to Forces, Spinning Inside a Soccer Ball - Engaging Science Reading
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Great for elementary and middle school as an intro to new material. In this article, students investigate how spinning inside of a soccer ball can be a model for centripetal force. They'll learn about the constant acceleration of a spinning object and the centripetal acceleration that keeps them spinning around instead of flying out!

Vocab words: centripetal force, acceleration, circular motion, orbit

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30 minutes
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