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8-PAS04

Time to Topple

Physics and Astronomy
Keagan R Davis

Grade:
8
Teacher:
Rashmitha Kasaragod Pallath

Investigating heavier-weight objects on the top of spin will spin longer than lighter-weight objects.


Project presentation

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Lab journal excerpts

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2 thoughts on “Time to Topple

  1. Good experiment. I would be interested in seeing what happens with different weight distributions.

  2. Great lab notebook. Very interesting project. I liked the method you used to spin your top using a drill motor. I thought if you were to add more weight to the top that it would spin longer. Your results were very interesting. Good project. Keep up the good work!

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