Teacher resources and professional development across the curriculum
Teacher professional development and classroom resources across the curriculum
Bumper cars are a good way to look at Newton's second and third laws of motion. These laws say that:
In this activity, try to predict what will happen in three bumper car collisions. For each collision, you'll be shown two possible outcomes. Select the one you think will occur.You might want to read about Newton's laws of motion before you begin.
Click on the "Begin" button to the left to get started.
"Amusement Park Physics" is inspired by programs from The Mechanical Universe...and Beyond.