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Title: WFU Physics Demo Video: Cartesian Diver
Url: http://physics.wfu.edu/demolabs/demos/2/2b/2B4030.html
Creator: Matthews, G. Eric
Publisher: Wake Forest University
Description: This video shows a demonstration of buoyancy. A small glass vessel with a hole in the bottom is partially filled with water and placed in a partially filled cylinder of water. The cylinder has a rubber diaphragm which, when pushed, forces more water into the diver. The addition of this mass of water into the diver causes it to sink. This is part of a collection of typical lecture demonstration videos put together by the physics department at Wake Forest University.
LC Classification: Science -- Physics -- Descriptive and experimental mechanics -- Fluids. Fluid mechanics
GEM Subject: Science -- Technology
Science -- Physics
Science -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Physics -- Density
Mechanical engineering -- Fluid mechanics
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Lesson Plans
MovingImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Science Materials
Format: gif
html
jpeg
mpeg
real media
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
University First Cycle
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: buoyancy
Density
Density and Buoyancy
Education Practices
Fluid Mechanics
fluid statics
lecture-demonstration
Physics
science
Static Pressure
Statics of Fluids
Technology
Date Of Record Release: 2011-12-28 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2013-04-04 10:17:07 (W3C-DTF)
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Resource URL Clicks: 6
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