Goal: Describe and explain the function of simple machines

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Episode 11 - The Inclined Plane



Episode 12 - The Lever



Episode 13 - Mechanical Advantage and Friction



Episode 14 - The Screw and the Wheel



Episode 15 - The Pulley





Goal: Distinguish between kinetic and potential energy


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Eureka! Episode 9 - Kinetic Energy



Eureka! Episode 10 - Potential Energy