MythBusters: Penny Drop
00:00:05 - 00:03:41
  • Physics → Motion → Terminal Velocity

The MythBusters run tests and experiments to find out whether or not dropping a penny from the Empire State Building will embed itself in the concrete or kill a person.

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    Make observations and/or measurements of an object's motion to provide evidence that a pattern can b...
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    Support an argument that the gravitational force exerted by Earth on objects is directed down.

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