Search Results (29 videos found) 
NASA Connect  WATMTG  Measurements, Ratios, and Graphing
(2004)
NASA Connect segment exploring microgravity and how the concepts of measurement, ratios, and graphing help scientists study all aspects of microgravity. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Math Concepts; Ratios; Microgravity; Measurement; Graphing; Scientists; Research; Duration: 00:02:06 Popularity (downloads): 955 

NASAConnect  SF  In the Safety Zone Activity
(2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students participating in an activity that explores the air traffic control system. Its objectives are to analyze aircraft coordinates, use tools to determine distance, and... Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activity; Air Traffic Control; Graphs; Measurement; Calculation; Aviation; Ratios; Duration: 00:03:33 Popularity (downloads): 953 

NASA Connect  MTF  Math and Wright Brothers
(2000)
NASA Connect segment explaining ratios and proportions. The segment describes how these math concepts helped the Wright Brothers to invent the first flying machine. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Ratios; Proportions; Wright Brothers; Kitty Hawk; First Flight; Revolutions; Bicycle; Distance; CrossMultiply; Glider; Mathematics; Aspect Ratio; Duration: 00:03:50 Popularity (downloads): 2289 

NASA Connect  Crash  Graphs and NASA Langley
(2000)
NASA Connect segment exploring the NASA Langley facility. The video also explains the history of NASA Langley and how scientists there use measurement, ratios, and graphing. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Measurement; Ratios; Graphing; NASA Langley; Research; Lunar Landing Research Facility; Gantry; National Aeronautics Space Administration; Grid; Aeronautics; Duration: 00:02:53 Popularity (downloads): 1799 

NASA Connect  Crash  Airplane Crash Tests
(2000)
NASA Connect segment exploring how NASA scientests use measurement, ratios, and graphing to help test aircraft at the Impact Dynamics Research Facility. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Measurement; Ratios; Graphing; Impact Dynamics Research Facility; Technology; Crash Tests; Area; Crashworthiness; Digital Data Collection System; Vertical Test; Acceleration; G Force; Milliseconds; Human Vertical Tolerance; Duration: 00:06:06 Popularity (downloads): 4503 

NASA Connect  MTF  Ratios and Aircraft Design
(2000)
NASA Connect segment explaining how the Fibonacci sequence and the Golden Ratio help NASA engineers research, design and develop airplanes. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Ratios; Proportions; Fibonacci Sequence; Golden Ratio; Airplanes; Design; Model; Research; Wing Loading; Weight; Wing Area; Load Factor; Total Lift; SATS; Power Loading; Power; Duration: 00:05:54 Popularity (downloads): 1666 

NASA Connect  Crash  Dragster Test Activity
(2000)
NASA Connect segment involving students in a handson activity that simulates the research from the ALDF test track. The students use an Effervescent Noncombustible Dragster to test different ratios of... Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Measurement; Ratios; Graphing; Student Activity; Effervescent Noncombustible Dragster; Dragster; Propulsion Device; Test Track; Effervescent; Fuel; Research; Simulation; Bar Graph; Line Graph; Scatter Plot; Duration: 00:04:45 Popularity (downloads): 1685 

NASA Connect  WATMTG  Microgravity
(2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining microgravity and how the concepts of measurement and graphing help understand microgravity. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Micro; Mikros; Microgravity; Measurement; Graphing; Ratios; Moon; Earth; Distance; Gravitational Acceleration; Number; Unit; Time; Velocity; Duration: 00:06:49 Popularity (downloads): 1667 

NASA Connect  XPG  XPlane, Ratios, and TPS
(2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining the XPlane, scale model, and Venture Star. The video also explores a Thermal Protection System, or TPS and gives examples of this. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Velocity; Speed of Sound; Launch Vehicle; Thermal Protection System; Spacecraft; Atmosphere; X33; Ratio; Scale; Model; Revolutions; Duration: 00:05:49 Popularity (downloads): 1879 

NASA Connect  TWM  Kite Student Activity
(2002)
NASA Connect segment involving students in an activity investigating kites and their impact on the early stages of flight. The activity uses math concepts such as geometric shapes, aspect ratios,... Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Drag; Lift; Student Activity; Kite; Sail Area; Base; Height; Trapezoidal; Aspect Ratio; Span; Duration: 00:05:15 Popularity (downloads): 1182 
