Use Ratios and Proportions with PocketLab

Submitted by PocketLab on Fri, 06/02/2017 - 16:56


Barometric pressure is the pressure from the force or weight of air exerted on a surface. The PocketLab’s barometric pressure sensor measures the force of the air molecules that push against the sensor


In this investigation students will:
1. Design a system that uses PocketLab’s barometer and an understanding of ratios and proportions to build a scale.
2. Use the given supplies to find the weight of unknown objects.

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Measuring barometric pressure with PocketLab diagram
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