High School / STEM


In this activity, students will use motion and force sensors to analyze the relationships between force, mass, and acceleration.


Student Files

3-STEM-Module-Egg-Drop-Force.pdf 209.32 KB

Featured Equipment

Motion Sensor

Wireless Motion Sensor

The Wireless Motion Sensor uses ultrasound to measure the position, velocity, and acceleration of objects.

Force Acceleration Sensor

Wireless Force Acceleration Sensor

The Wireless Force Acceleration Sensor simultaneously measures force, acceleration, and rotational velocity without the inconvenience of wires.

Super Pulley with Clamp

Super Pulley with Clamp

Upgrade force tables and inclined planes with this pulley and clamp.

PAScar Cart Mass (set of 2)

These 250-gram masses fit in any Dynamics Cart (including the Smart Cart) or the Discover Friction Accessory.

Basic Smart Cart Metal Track 1.2 m System

The Basic Smart Cart and Metal Track 1.2m System includes two Wireless Smart Carts and a 1.2 m aluminum track without the accessories package.

Many lab activities can be conducted with our Wireless, PASPORT, or even ScienceWorkshop sensors and equipment. For assistance with substituting compatible instruments, contact PASCO Technical Support. We're here to help.

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Source: Lab #03

STEM Module - Egg Drop