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Circular Motion
Examples of Student Work
Contributed by: Council Chief State School Officers (CCSSO)

Here are examples for each score point ranging from 0 up to 4.

Event Score = 0

Please answer the following questions by yourself.

  1. Explain your location, your partner's location, and the "let go" point for your game of catch. Why must you let go at that point?


  2. Suppose that the plate were cut as shown below in Figure 5 instead of being cut in half. Draw the path the marble would take if it were rolled around the edge. Explain your drawing.


  3. If you are traveling in a vehicle that makes a sudden turn, your body gets pushed against the side or door. Explain why that happens. You are encouraged to use diagram to help answer the question.




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