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Racing Soups
# 1Q10.50


Description: A variety of soup cans are supplied to roll down an incline. Beef Bouillon, Cream of Mushroom, and Tomato soups are usually compared because of their different moments of inertia.

Instructions:

Parts: soup cans, incline plane

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Demo References
The Physics Teacher TPT 16(8),553 Racing two soups first down an incline and then down and across the floor. Betting is used to make the demonstration more exciting.

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