- Show knowledge and understanding of the concept of friction
- Show knowledge and understanding of the measurement of friction
- Show understanding of the benefits of friction
Theory Presentations/Assessment - Friction
- What is Friction?
- What Causes Friction?
- Friction and Weight
- Reducing Friction
- Measuring Friction
- Static and Dynamic Friction
- Friction of Air
- Benefits of Friction
Activity - Measuring Friction
- Students use a block, weights, and a forcemeter to investigate the relationship between static friction and weight, and the relationship between dynamic friction and weight.