Lab Owner

  • Phet Interactive Simulations

Contact Person

  • Ariel Paul
  • John Blanco
  • Michael Dubson
  • Trish Loeblein

Age Range

Booking Required

No

Registration Required

No

Embed Link

Works Offline

No

Description

Play with objects on a teeter totter to learn about balance. Test what you've learned by trying the Balance Challenge game.
The primary aims of the lab are:
1) Predict how objects of various masses can be used to make a plank balance,
2) Predict how changing the positions of the masses on the plank will affect the motion of the plank.

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