Does the mass of an object affect the falling speed? URGENT!

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Does the mass of an object affect the falling speed? URGENT!

Postby RobinHoodCookies » Thu Aug 01, 2013 3:12 am

What can the aim and hypothesis for this question be in a experimental report?? I'm using different balls with different masses and drop them at the same time to see and record time. What are different hypothesises and aims for this experiment?
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Re: Does the mass of an object affect the falling speed? URG

Postby John Dreher » Sat Aug 03, 2013 7:40 am

Welcome to the Forum, RobinHoodCookies. For your hypothesis you could try "The mass of an object does not affect the falling speed." Or the opposite. Next do the experiment and see if the hypothesis is true or false. Good luck!
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