Solar Cars

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10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Video
Abstract: 

Peggy joins a crew from Mankato State University that designed
and built a solar powered car, and drove it in a cross-country
race. Peggy learns how solar cells work, and how to design
a vehicle for energy efficiency.

Author: 
Newton's Apple
Topic Areas: 
Energy
Transportation
Engineering
Science
Target Audience: 
Grades 7-9
Grades 10-12
Grades Pre K-6
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Outside Minnesota
Pages/Length: 
7 min.
Date Produced/Published: 
4/3/96
Fee: 
No
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Material format or language other than English: 
no
Contact(s) or order information.: 

to order tape call 1-800-228-4630.
Be sure to ask for the teacher's guide also.