Product Type: Lesson Plan/Activity
Grade Levels: 7-9
Publication Year: 2013
Subjects: Mathematics, Physical Science, Space Science
Students solve an algebraic equation to determine the kinetic energy of various charged particles compared to their voltages. Space physicists typically use voltage as a measure of particle kinetic energy. Student and teacher pages are included.
Problem 20, Kinetic Energy and Voltage [82KB PDF file]
This activity is part of Space Math I.