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Upthrust powerpoint

Overall rating 4 out of 54.1 (14 ratings)

Last updated 08 July 2013, created 26 September 2009, viewed 36,316

10 slides to explain the concept of upthrust to my class of Upper Juniors. Designed to be used AFTER they have weighed objects in air and in water and noticed the difference in weight.

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Be careful with scientific terms here. The weight - see

from mjensenaza, 16 June 2013
(report comment) 3 out of 5

Just what I needed! Thank you

from teresakk, 15 January 2013
(report comment) 4 out of 5

gratity PULLS and because of this and the opposite force of upthrust PUSHING then the forces are balanced.

from auntiemousey, 26 November 2012
(report comment) 2 out of 5

really helpful thanks you, nice and colourful too!

from yr4yr5yr6yr7, 06 March 2012
(report comment) 5 out of 5

REally helpful. A very clear explanation

from andysim16, 06 February 2012
(report comment) 5 out of 5
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