# Videos tagged with acceleration (5)

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## Pressure Fields Fluid Acceleration

iFluids

Added over 2 years ago | 00:30:46 | 6857 views

Pressure Fields Fluid Acceleration

## Rotating Candles in a Dome

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 7 years ago | 00:04:33 | 29820 views

A row of candles are placed inside a see-through dome on a rotating platform. When the platform rotates, air inside the dome gets swung to the outer part of the dome, creating higher density air at the outer rim, and lower density air i...

## BLOSSOMS - Finding Acceleration of ...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 8 years ago | 00:22:04 | 14302 views

This very interactive video lesson uses the Simple Pendulum experiment to enable students to answer the fundamental question: What is the value of g in my school and in my home? Students will learn to calculate this value by working in ...

## Strobe of a Falling Ball

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 9 years ago | 00:00:41 | 51231 views

A ball is dropped in front of a meter stick and lit by a strobe light. A long exposure photograph captures the position of the ball at each evenly spaced flash of light. The acceleration of the ball can then be measured from the photo. ...

## MIT Physics Demo -- Low Friction At...

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 9 years ago | 00:00:46 | 52424 views

A string carrying two weights is hung over a low friction bearing mounted pulley. The weights have slightly different masses, causing a uniform acceleration. When the time it takes the weights to move 1 meter is timed, we can calculat...