Demonstration: Discussing the effect of area on pressure.
Practical Activity 14-16
Class practical: Observing that air springs back when the pressure on it is released.
Demonstration: Does the area of a manometer tube matter when measuring pressure?
Class practical
Demonstration: Using U-tube manometers to measure the gas supply pressure.
Class practical: Feeling forces with two nylon syringes of different sizes connected together.
Class practicals: An experiment to introduce the Bourdon gauge.
Begin with some simple questions in order to find out what students know about pressure and so determine a starting point for...
Teaching Guidance 14-16
The concept of pressure was preceded by some emotive terminology: the Flemish mathematician and engineer, Stevin referred to...
Stories from Physics 11-14 14-16
Curated resources with practical work that students can complete at home, or that teachers can use when giving demonstrations...
Remote teaching support 11-14 14-16 16-19
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