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Title: The Physics of Skiing
Url: http://www.math.utah.edu/~eyre/rsbfaq/physics.html
Creator: Eyre, David
Publisher: University of Utah
Description: David Eyre at the University of Utah summarizes answers here to some of the common questions he receives about the physics of skiing. With the assistance of figures and mathematical equations, visitors can learn about the side cut and turning radius of a ski as well as the relationship between weight and speed: "Do big people go faster?"
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Recreation. Leisure -- Recreation. Leisure -- Sports -- Winter sports -- Skiing. Downhill skiing
Science -- Physics -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Physics
Science -- Instructional issues
Physical Education
Physical Education -- Individual sports
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Last Modified: 2008-04-23 10:25:50 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Topic in Depth
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Resource URL Clicks: 19
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