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We know that a sailboat can travel with the wind, but what really makes a sailboat move?
Join the QUEST crew aboard a sailboat in San Francisco Bay to learn about the physics
In this story you’ll find…
- examples of the physics of sailing.
- demonstrations of how lift works.
- an explanation of Bernoulli’s principle.
- Science > General
- Science > Engineering
- Science > Physics
- Grade 6
- Grade 7
- Grade 8
- Grade 9
- Grade 10
Keywords:physics sailing motion forces Aerodynamics lift velocity pressure keel
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License Deed:Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial