Guide to Propulsion
Subject Area: Chemistry, Physics, Integrated Science
Grade Level: 10-12
- Unifying Concepts
models, and explanation.
order, and organization.
- Form and
- Physical Science:
- Motions and
of Matter and Energy
- Science and
about science and technology.
of technological design.
research tools - use content-specific tools, software and simulations
to support learning and research.
research tools - select and use appropriate tools and technology
resources to accomplish a variety of tasks and solve problems.
After reading the
Web page Turbojet Thrust and
completing the activity, you will understand how jet engines use air to
The Beginner's Guide
to Propulsion is a Web site of information prepared at NASA Glenn Research
Center to help you better understand aircraft engine propulsion. Click
Beginner's Guide Index to access
the list of slides. Open the slide called Turbojet
Thrust (with text), read the explanation, and use it to complete the
You, or you
and your partner(s), will be evaluated on the feasibility of your answers.
demonstrate the ability to use information found on the World Wide Web
and apply what you have learned about turbojet thrust.
Submitted by: Sheri
Zakarowsky, Richmond Heights High School, Richmond Heights, Ohio