Free teaching materials for AQA and OCR A2 Applied Science

Impact testing

Students design and test an impact-testing machine and report on its effectiveness (supports OCR Unit 11).

This resource contains:

  • Impact testers. Introduces the scientific principles of impact testing - STUDY SHEET 
  • Impact resistance of plastic film. Students are able to develop ideas for designing and testing their own impact testing machine - STUDY SHEET 

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