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Harmonic Motion - Bell Ringer

Activity Overview

This Bell Ringer introduces the topic of harmonic motion to students through a video of the Tacoma Narrows suspension bridge swaying and falling. The Bell Ringer is a TI-Nspire PublishViewTM document.

About the Lesson

This Science Nspired Bell Ringer is intended to introduce harmonic motion. The Bell Ringer shows the Tacoma Narrows bridge swaying in a harmonic motion shortly before collapsing during high winds in 1940.

The Bell Ringer is a PublishViewTM document (.tnsp), ideal for large group instruction using TI-Nspire software and a projection device.

This Bell Ringer contains a video which may increase the time to download.