Product Type: Lesson Plan/Activity
Audience: Educators, Informal Education
Grade Levels: 7-8
Publication Year: 2002
Product Number: EG-2002-10-001-DFRC
Subjects: History, Mathematics, Physical Science
Students calculate the thrust/drag created by the F-15 ACTIVE with the vertical tails on and off. They graph this information in a bar graph and make conclusions about the amount of fuel needed by both variations of the airplane. A student sheet is included.
Fuel Efficiency [478KB PDF file]
This activity is part of the Exploring the Extreme Educator Guide.