Newton's First Law: Inertia Kills Investigation

Unit 5: Forces and Motion
Lesson 15 of 18

Objective: SWBAT determine how mass affects the inertia of an object made of matter.

Big Idea: Spinning eggs! Tablecloth magic tricks! Newton's first law of motion can explain it all!

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