Education Technology

I Am Your Density

Updated on 10/26/2016

Activity Overview

Students will model data using a linear equation, interpret the slope and intercept values from a linear model, and identify a characteristic property of a substance.

Key Steps

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    Students will measure the weight of pennies using the Dual-Range Force Sensor and store the data in lists.

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    Students will then plot the data and model the data with a linear function in order to answer questions regarding the density of the pennies.