Forces

United States, 1959

Film
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Episode of Series “PSSC physics”.
Introduces the principles of mechanics by showing the Cavendish experiment which illustrates the gravitational forces between small objects. Also compares gravitational force with magnetic force. Suitable for upper secondary level.

Credits

production company

Educational Services

Physical Sciences Study Committee

producer

Stephen White

Duration

00:23:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1959

Appears in

PSSC physics

Group of items

PSSC physics

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

003934

Language

English

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Science - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Force and energy

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Gravitation

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Gravity

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Magnetic fields

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Magnetism

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Physics

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Power (Mechanics)

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Science - Experiments

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Science - Study and teaching

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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