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Last Chance to Experience “Hot Wheels: Race to Win” Temporary Exhibit

January 5 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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It’s your last chance to experience the temporary exhibit “Hot Wheels: Race to Win!” This exhibit will be racing out of Discovery Park of America on Sun., Jan. 5, 2020. There are tons of hands-on displays that focus on STEM concepts: Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. It is an additional $4.95 per person ages 4 and up.

Key STEM concepts presented in the exhibit:

Engineering/Design Engine Physics
• Car body design/aerodynamics
• Track design/drag and friction
• Mechanical Function
• Defining combustion and identifying units of measure for power
Physics of Motion Mathematics
• Drag and friction
• Lift/drag/downforce
• Newton‘s laws
• Acceleration
• Speed/curve calculation for cars on track
• Timing calculation for cars maneuvering on track

“Hot Wheels: Race to Win” featured exhibit is sponsored by WLJT

New Exhibit opening Jan. 17, 2020: “Astronaut”

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Date:
January 5
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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