Potential & Kinetic Energy Experimental Design

Unit 6: Energy, Force & Motion
Lesson 5 of 5

Objective: SWBAT design an experiment demonstrating the relationship between the potential and kinetic energy using pullback cars and report their findings by graphing averages.

Big Idea: Toys are great tools for learning about physical science. What can you learn by playing with pullback cars? How can you use math to demonstrate relationships?

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