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Investigating Marbles

In this worksheet, students will have to be part of an investigation into the effect of forces on how far a marble rolls.

'Investigating Marbles' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 3 Science worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Forces and Magnets

Curriculum subtopic:   Movement on Different Surfaces

Popular topics:   Physics worksheets

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Worksheet Overview

Sam, Keira and Erin were doing an investigation to find out about how far a marble travels. They wanted to see whether the surface the marble rolled across made any difference to how far it went. Here is the equipment they used:


 Marble rolling ramp


In each of the following questions imagine that YOU are part of the team investigating marbles and think about what YOU would do.

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