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Thames and Kosmos Physics Discovery (V 2.0)

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Construct 12 models to learn about forces and simple machines. Build a balance scale to learn about lever arms, a freight elevator to learn about pulleys, and a bicycle to learn about wheels. Construct a spinning motion picture machine to learn about centripetal and centrifugal forces, and a geared transmission to learn about gears. Build a simple spring scale to measure the forces acting on your models and an inclined plane to learn about normal force and gravitational force. Make a water wheel powered crane and a catapult to learn about the transfer of energy.
Contains: Does not contain any of the 8 major allergens
Material: Plastic
Includes: Activity guide, instruction guide, experiment guide
Features: Multiple levels of play
Assembly Details: Assembly required
Suggested Age: 8 Years and Up
Awards: 2006 Girl Toy of the Year, Parents' Choice Foundation
Award 2 Name: Teachers' Choice Awards for the Family
Grade Level: 5th Grade, 4th Grade, 3rd Grade
Care and Cleaning: Spot or wipe clean
Award 2 Organization: Learning Magazine
Award 2 Year: 2013
Number of Players: 1 Player
Number of Activities: 17
Educational Focus: Teaching Aid, Science
Power Source: Non-powered
TCIN: 15055501
UPC: 857853001315
Item Number (DPCI): 087-02-0152
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