Equations of Motion and Force
Students will apply equations of motion and force to solve for unknowns in this real world application about human exploration missions to the Moon.
> Lunar Landing Educator Edition (PDF 317 KB)
> Lunar Landing Student Edition (PDF 326 KB)
Files for use with the TI-Nspire™
› Lunar Landing TI_Nspire Educator Edition (PDF 323 KB)
› Lunar Landing TI_Nspire Student Edition (PDF 188 KB)
Note: The following files are software specific files for Texas Instrument Nspire calculators.
› Lunar Landing TI_Nspire Document (TNS 139 KB)
› Lunar Landing TI_Nspire Document w/ Solutions (TNS 138 KB)
- choose a coordinate system best suited to the problem;
- apply equations of motion and force to solve for unknowns;
- determine magnitude and direction of vectors; and
- calculate a spring constant.