Category: K7 RLC Circuits

Purpose:
Demonstrate a barricade flasher circuit.

Category: K2 Electromagnetic Induction

Purpose:
Demonstrate operating principle of some speedometers.

Category: J7 Magnetic Materials

Purpose:
See what the guts of a fixed magnetic drive look like.

Category: F5 Forces in Moving Fluids

Purpose:
Demonstrate the Magnus effect.

Category: G1 Simple Harmonic Motion

Purpose:
Demonstrate the transition of potential energy into energy of oscillation of the pendulum, and the operation of an escapement.

Category: F4 Fluid in Motion

Purpose:
Demonstrate a pump mechanism invented by Archimedes.

Category: F4 Fluid in Motion

Purpose:
Illustrate how a mechanical vacuum pump works.

Category: F2 Buoyancy

Purpose:
Show that hot air is less dense than cold air by operating a hot air balloon.

Category: F1 Pressure in Static Fluids

Purpose:
Show that with an incompressible fluid the bigger piston moves more slowly than the smaller piston.

Category: F1 Pressure in Static Fluids

Purpose:
Demonstrate dramatically Pascal's Law and the large forces attainable using hydraulic systems.

Category: D4 Gyroscopes

Purpose:
Demonstrate how a gyroscope can stabilize the rocking of a ship.

Category: D2 Moment of Inertia

Purpose:
Demonstrate how a toppling chimney breaks up.

Category: B4 Elasticity

Purpose:
Demonstrate the variation in tensile strength with wire diameter.

Category: E2 Astronomy

Purpose:
Show how a telescope can view any point in the sky using a universal mount.

Category: B1 Center of Mass Statics

Purpose:
Illustrate how the center of mass affects the stability of an arch

Category: A2 Mathematics

Purpose:
Determine the height of a student using trigonometry

Category: A1 Basic Materials and Measurement

Purpose:
Visualize three-dimensional figures

Category: A1 Basic Materials and Measurement

Purpose:
Visualize three-dimensional figures

Category: A1 Basic Materials and Measurement

Purpose:
Visualize three-dimensional figures

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