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May the Force Stay With You!

If you drop your pencil, it falls. When you toss your socks, they hit the floor. If you trip on your rollerblades, you take a header – OUCH!

Gravity is the invisible force that pulls objects to Earth. In this section of Sci-Ber Text you will explore gravity. Hold on tight!

 
You're Full of Hot Air!
A Weighty Matter
Head For the Hills!
What Goes Up Must Come Down!
I'm Falling Down and I Can't Get Up!
 
Science Language Students Should Know And Use
     
 
EarthMoonImage
LivingOrNotLivingImage
ForceMotionImage
GravityImage
HeatAndEnergyImage

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Updated October 24, 2008 by: Glen Westbroek

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