Factors that Affect Braking Distance

Secondary KLA:
Educational levels:
Year 9, Year 10

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Students use this resource consisting of ten slides with diagrams, written explanation and voice-over to understand that the braking distance of a car depends on its speed and other factors which affect the frictional forces needed to stop the car. There is a two-question quiz and a summary slide.

NSW syllabus outcomes

(SC5-10PW) applies models, theories and laws to explain situations involving energy, force and motion

(SC5-11PW) explains how scientific understanding about energy conservation, transfers and transformations is applied in systems

Australian curriculum content descriptions

(ACSSU229) The motion of objects can be described and predicted using the laws of physics

More information

Resource type:
Interactive Resource
ScOT topics:
Forces and energy, Speed
File type:
Intel Corporation
Intel Corporation
Date created:
Monday, 5 November 2007

Resource ID: 885489b4-3762-4cec-bd10-001ca597eda9