Type:

Article/Essay, Other

Description:

Article about the physics of sailing.

Sections:
Intro about history of sailboats.

Basic Parts of a Sailboat

How Sailboats Float

How Sailboats Move in the Water

The Physics of Lift

A Closer Look at the Sailboat Keel

Sailboat Speed

Modern Sailboat Design

Subjects:

  • Science > General
  • Science > Physics

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12
  • Higher Education
  • Graduate
  • Undergraduate-Upper Division
  • Undergraduate-Lower Division

Keywords:

sailboats physics keel wind speed lift

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial

Collections:

None
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