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Air Resistance 2

In this worksheet, students will be helped to explore the effect of air resistance on a variety of objects in a range of situations so that they can put it into the context of forces as a whole.

'Air Resistance 2' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Forces

Curriculum subtopic:   Resistance and Friction

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

Air resistance is the force of the air pushing against objects. It might be the wind blowing against a tree or it might be caused by the object, like a lorry, moving through the air.

 

Trees blown by wind

 

As you go through this worksheet think about how easily air is pushed out of the way by an object and how big the force of air resistance might be, pushing against the object - even though air is invisible!

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