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NASA Connect - MTF - Math and Wright Brothers (2000)
NASA Connect segment explaining ratios and proportions. The segment describes how these math concepts helped the Wright Brothers to invent the first flying machine.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Ratios; Proportions; Wright Brothers; Kitty Hawk; First Flight; Revolutions; Bicycle; Distance; Cross-Multiply; Glider; Mathematics; Aspect Ratio;
Duration: 00:03:50
Popularity (downloads): 2289
 
NASA Connect - MTF - Transportation Growth and Patterns (2000)
NASA Connect segment exploring transportation growth since the early 1900s and how the patterns of this growth are mathematical and are related to the Fibonacci sequence.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Golden Ratio; Fibonacci Sequence; Ratios; Mathematics; Proportions; Airplanes; Wright Brothers; Small Aircraft; Transportation System; Propeller Airplanes; Transportation Growth; Patterns;
Duration: 00:06:30
Popularity (downloads): 1114
 
NASA Connect - MTF - Ratios and Aircraft Design (2000)
NASA Connect segment explaining how the Fibonacci sequence and the Golden Ratio help NASA engineers research, design and develop airplanes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Ratios; Proportions; Fibonacci Sequence; Golden Ratio; Airplanes; Design; Model; Research; Wing Loading; Weight; Wing Area; Load Factor; Total Lift; SATS; Power Loading; Power;
Duration: 00:05:54
Popularity (downloads): 1666
 
NASA Connect - TRROR - Rational Numbers - Student Activity (2005)
In the third segment of the Right Ratio of Rest: Proportional Reasoning, Jennifer Pulley explains three types of rational numbers: Fractions, Decimals and Percents. Jennifer also describes ratios and proportions....

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; The Right Ratio of Rest; TRROR; Proportional Reasoning; Ratio of Rest; Jennifer Pulley; Rational Numbers; Fractions; Decimals; Percents; Numerator; Denominator; Ratio; Proportion; Cole Middle School; Fraction Wheels; Student Activity; Sleep;
Duration: 00:09:16
Popularity (downloads): 623
 
Hoover Dam Construction, segment 07 of 17 (1996)
In November 1932 the Colorado River was diverted, geologists viewed the riverbed

Genre: Documentary
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Duration: 00:02:02
Popularity (downloads): 463
 
NASA Connect - The Right Ratio of Rest: Proportional Reasoning (2005)
NASA Connect video containing the following four segments. In the first segment of the Right Ratio of Rest: Proportional Reasoning, Lynn Swann gives a summary of the entire video. Next...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; The Right Ratio of Rest; TRROR; Proportional Reasoning; Ratio of Rest; Lynn Swann; Jennifer Pulley; R. J.; Derek Wang; Biological Clock; Circadian Clock; Lack of Sleep; Sleep; Dr. Charles Czeisler; What Influences Circadian Clock; Benefits of Sleep; Rational Numbers; Fractions; Decimals; Percents; Numerator; Denominator; Ratio; Proportion; Cole Middle School; Fraction Wheels; Student Activity; Dr. Dave Williams; sleep patterns in outer space; activity plan; sleep schedule;
Duration: 00:28:30
Popularity (downloads): 730
 
Hoover Dam Construction, segment 08 of 17 (1996)
Sand and gravel were prepared for use in concrete that was mixed in on-site plants

Genre: Documentary
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Duration: 00:03:15
Popularity (downloads): 468
 
NASA Connect - Proportionality - Modeling the Future (2000)
NASA Connect Video containing five segments as described below. NASA Connect segment involving students in an online activity that features an Airplane Design Workshop that gives an example how artificial...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Website; Online Activity; Student Activity; Model Aircraft Artificial Intelligence; Design; Airplane; Range; Fuel; Engine; Wing; Area; Shock Waves; Fibonacci Sequence; Ratio; Proportion; Measurement; Golden Ratio; Experiment; Data; Results; Wright Brothers; Kitty Hawk; First Flight; Revolutions; Bicycle; Distance; Cross-Multiply; Glider; Mathematics; Aspect Ratio; Research; Wing Loading; Weight; Wing Area; Load Factor; Total Lift; SATS; Power Loading; Power; Small Aircraft; Transportation System; Propeller Airplanes; Transportation Growth; Patterns;
Duration: 00:28:29
Popularity (downloads): 827
 
NASA Connect - The Venus Transit (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing six segments as described below. NASA Connect segment explaining how scientists determined the distance between the earth and the sun. The video also explores the...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Parallax; Astronomical Unit; Earth; Sun; Kepler; Ratio; Baseline Unit; Geometric Technique; Scale; Right Angle; Triangulation; Vertex Angle; Graphing; Measurement; Student Activity; Solar System; Scale Models; Scale Drawings; Centimeter; Kilometer; Distance; Miles; Inches; Meters; Height; Width; Measurement Unit; Baseline; Voyager One Spacecraft; Universe; Venus Transit; Solar Eclipse; Radar; International Network of Amateur Astronomers; Planets; Stars; Transits;
Duration: 00:28:35
Popularity (downloads): 1900
 
NASA Connect - Proportionality - The X-Plane Generation (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing seven segments as described below. NASA Connect segment explaining different energy sources. The video also explores how engineers use computation. NASA Connect segment explaining energy and...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Energy; Computation; Engineer; Propulsion; Force; Gravity; Proportionality; Ratio; Model; Scale; Rocket; Testing; Design; Web Activity; Test Flight; Record Data; Online; Linear Aerospike Engine; Conventional Engines; X-33; Nozzle; Ramp; Bell-Shape; Vertical Stabilizer; Space Vehicle; Venture Star; Performance; Composite Materials; Weight; Aerodynamics; Lift; Drag; Dimensions; Scale Factor; Linear; Student Activity; Compute; Velocity; Speed of Sound; Launch Vehicle; Thermal Protection System; Spacecraft; Atmosphere; Revolutions;
Duration: 00:28:29
Popularity (downloads): 840
 

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