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Title: Engineering Faster Bikes
Url: http://www.thefutureschannel.com/dockets/realworld/engineering_bikes/
Publisher: Futures Channel (Firm)
Description: This is a video about Niko Henderson, an engineer for Easton Sports. He uses science, mathematics, engineering and innovative testing to help produce some of the fastest bikes on the road. Treat your students to a rare glimpse inside the research and development test laboratory at Easton Sports. Running time 4:45 minutes. Engineering Faster Bikes deals with the following: Frame Stress Subject: Mathematics Topics: Algebra Grades: 8 - 9 Concepts:- Function- Independent variable- Dependent variable- Linear Function- Slope- Extrapolation- Domain Knowledge and Skills:- Can find the slope of a linear function- Can solve equations of the form ax = b. A free 14 day trial is available for the site.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Recreation. Leisure -- Recreation. Leisure -- Sports -- Cycling. Bicycling
Science -- Physics -- Descriptive and experimental mechanics -- Dynamics. Motion -- Velocity. Speed
Science -- Physics -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Mathematics -- Instructional issues
Science -- Technology
Science -- Physics
Science -- Instructional issues
Mathematics -- Algebra
Key Concept: Physics -- Speed
Mathematics -- Algebra
Physics -- Aerodynamics
Mechanical engineering
Mechanical engineering -- Acceleration
Mechanical engineering -- Transportation
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Mathematical Models
MovingImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Science Materials
Format: html
Audience: Higher Education
Secondary Education
Technical School First Cycle
University First Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: The Futures Channel
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2011-03-23 03:00:03 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2013-06-28 13:42:41 (W3C-DTF)
Site Extinct: Yes
Source Type: ATE Center
Source: NetWorks
Full Record Views: 132
Resource URL Clicks: 14
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