Lesson

Inclined Plane Experiment

Lesson Overview

Students will experiment with inclined planes to determine how to reduce the amount of force required to move an object. The students will have to solve a problem in which they must determine the most efficient way to move an object (box) up an inclined plane.

Duration
Multiple days
Lesson Type
Project Based Lesson

Essential Question

How can you adjust an inclined plane to reduce the amount of work required to move an object?

Lesson Created By: Mattie Shuler