Friction: When the rubber meets the road!!!

This Intergating Technology ebook was created by Joshua Coleman for the 8th grade science classes of Burney Harris Lyons Middle School.

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GPS standard S8P1: Students will investigate the relationship between force, mass, and the motion of objects.
b. Demonstrate the effect of balanced and unbalanced forces on an object in terms of gravity, inertia,and friction.

PLO: Students will be able to scientifically explain the phenomenon of friction between rubber tires and and road surfaces.