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Two cylinders that look the same may roll downhill at different rates.
“g,” that’s interesting! Investigating gravity.
Investigate how length, mass and release point affect pendulum speed.
Investigate how a ramp’s steepness affects objects rolling down it.
Make a jumpy mechanical pet that takes itself for a walk.
Square wheels roll smoothly on a round road.
Components of force make a toy walk and stop at just the right time.
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