Classroom Activity

Fuel Efficiency
 
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Audience: Educators
Grades: 7-8


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.

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This activity is part of the Exploring the Extreme Educator Guide.