Day 170: Horizontally Dropped Slinky

You probable know what happens when you drop a slinky vertically, but what happens when you drop a slinky horizontally? Were you surprised?

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I’ll be honest, my initial prediction was wrong. But looking back and using the same model for the vertical slinky drop, it makes perfect sense.

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About Frank Noschese

HS Physics Teacher constantly questioning my teaching.

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