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Liquid Accelerometer - Demonstration Kit

by Flinn Scientific

Item #: AP6465

Price: $84.05

Liquid Accelerometer Demonstration Kit for physical science and physics is a simple device that helps one visualize her or his mathematical predictions about circular acceleration.

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This simple device will help your students visualize their mathematical predictions about circular acceleration. Just spin the apparatus and watch the flat water surface change into a predictable parabolic curve. The speed of the spinning will change the shape of the parabolic curve.To operate simply place water in the chamber, add a little food coloring for effect, spin the device, and watch the flat surface turn into a parabola. The device can be spun by hand or with a rotator if one is available. Concepts: Uniform circular motion, centripetal force. Time Required: 10 minutes Materials Provided: Durable and reusable Liquid Accelerometer Apparatus.