Thames & Kosmos Physics Discovery Experiment Set

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Learn about physics the fun way. Young physicists will be able to construct 12 models and conduct experiments with them, to learn about forces and simple machines.
Each model demonstrates a fundamental idea in mechanical physics. For example, you can build a balance scale to learn about lever arms, a lift to learn about pulleys, and a bicycle to learn about wheels. Then you can construct a spinning motion picture machine to learn about centripetal and centrifugal forces, or a geared transmission to learn about gears.
Or how about a simple spring scale for measuring the forces acting on your models? You can even design an inclined plane to learn about normal force and gravitational force. There’s also a water wheel-powered crane and a catapult to make, so you can learn about the transfer of energy. Finally, put your physics knowledge to the test by building a land yacht and an elastic band-powered racing car.
Includes a 48-page booklet with 17 experiments.
Thames & Kosmos
Box: H23 x W33 x D7cm
Suitable From
8 years
Chemistry and Experiments
To be used under the direct supervision of an adult.
Not suitable for children under 8 years


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