View A horizontally balanced pencil on www.absorblearning.com

A horizontally balanced pencil

Added by David Fairhurst on Feb 6, 2008

A graphic showing a balanced pencil. The moments on the left and right of the pivot are displayed. Ask the pupils to consider the effect of the moments acting on the pencil. For example, "Which way do the molecules on the right of the pivot want to turn the pencil?"

This item is part of Absorb Advanced Physics. This item is part of Absorb Physics.

Copyright

This resource is from the Absorb courseware series. It is free to use within this website, however it is PROHIBITED to download this content into your VLE or local computer. See Terms of Use.

Lists

This item is not part of any lists.

Comments

You must log in to post comments. If you have not yet signed-up, click here to register.