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Forces of Flight and Airplanes
In the past few days, we have been learning about the forces of flight and how they apply to airplanes, more focused on paper airplanes. We scrolled through websites and watched some videos and in the end, I built three planes. The four forces of fli (More)
Forces of Flight
A few days ago we made paper airplanes, we tested them, and then made better versions off of our results. The forces of flight are thrust, lift, drag, and gravity. (More)
Mirrors
The video that I watched was about mirrors. Mirrors actually start out as clear glass. Mirrors are not tensile and they are not compressive either. Mirrors are not ductile. They might have some malleable strength but they will break eventually since (More)
How it’s Made - Twizzlers
Today I watched a video on how twizzlers are made, and I actually learned a lot from it! Surprisingly enough, twizzlers do not contain any licorice root and are a made of wheat, sugar, food coloring, and flavoring. Then the mixture is cooked and it b (More)
Last blog post
This is my blog post for the year, and I would say that I am proud of what I accomplished this year. I have learned many things and people and it's been a great year. Although the end of the year wasn't the best, I still really enjoyed this school ye (More)
June 4
With everything that is going on, the world seems to be one pause. 2020 seems to be like a movie that you don’t want to be in. In reality we are making history. I don’t know if things will ever go back to the way they were, and I’m not sure if they s (More)
Tech: May 28
Today I’m going to be talking about recycling certain plastics. Specifically, ones that are harder to recycle. Some materials are harder to recycle like Styrofoam and soft plastics, but t we use these a lot. For example many restaurants put their tak (More)
5/28
I would recycle my plastic in a different, but it depends where I would have to recycle the plastic. Specifically, I would not want to drive for hours just to recycle some of my plastic. However, if there are places I could recycle my plastic that is (More)
May 21
Hi! In this blog post I will be talking about plastics. Specifically the different types of plastics and how they are used. I use plastic 5 the most. I use reusable plastic 5 containers a lot, for example when I used to bring lunch to school. I also (More)
5/14
In this post I will be talking about the evolution of materials. We talked about this in class. We noted what materials are more used now, and what they replaced, specifically plastic. Many containers are made of plastic that used to made of glass. N (More)
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