Nuffield Mathematics teaching resources are for use in secondary and further education

FSMQ Level 3 Dynamics - original activities

These Nuffield  activities are needed for the AQA courses in Free-Standing Maths and Use of Maths but have not been revised by Nuffield. See also the revised activities.

Collisions  

Introduces and provides practice in using the principle of conservation of linear momentum.

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Constant acceleration  

Worksheet and presentation leading learners through the derivation of these equations

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Falling ball  

Introduces Galileo's claim, shows how to set up a model and gives instructions for an experiment to validate the theory.

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Force diagrams 

Learners show forces acting on a variety of objects in real situations.

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Measure forces 

Introduction to forces - includes instructions on how to make and use an elastoscale to measure and investigate forces.

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Mathematical applications of dynamics  

A set of open-ended tasks

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