Subject: How do you get the best acceleration from a gravity-powered car?
Date: Thu Dec 6 15:11:20 2001
Posted by Chris
Grade level: 10-12
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Area of science: Engineering
I have to create a car powered only by a falling mass, which must stay with the
car at all times. I have a system of pulleys hooked up to the rear axle, but
would the car accelerate faster if the string was attached to both axles (4
wheel drive) or just the front axle?
Re: How do you get the best acceleration from a gravity-powered car?
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