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Posts tagged thousand pounds

September 28, 2016

 

Think about lift and weight, the two opposing vertical forces involved in flight.

Story Problems For The Birds

If you load a plane that can hold up to 2,000 pounds with more than 2,000 pounds of birds, will it still be able to take off?

June 8, 2014

 

Hippos may not swim, but they do get around in the water pretty well.

Do Hippos Swim?

Hippos hang out in the water most of the time, but are they good swimmers?

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