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Welcome to Rocket Research 101

Rocket Research 101 covers the topics of thrust and acceleration using activities with Newton's Laws, some fun conversion problems, and pop quizes to test your porgress.


At the conclusion of this section you will be asked the questions:

  • Do I have to use water?
  • Why can't I just use pressurized air?


Good luck as you now begin your journey.




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