Video of “Momentum, angular momentum, and bendy straws”

Here are the videos of the “Momentum, angular momentum, and bendy straws” demonstration. The full videos are linked from the GIF titles.

Blowing, showing the straw rotation.

blow

Sucking, showing the straw not moving (very much).

suck

This part was not written up in  the main demonstration but is discussed in Alan Mironoer’s ASEE conference paper.

An index of all the demonstrations posted on this blog can be found here. Don’t forget to follow @nbkaye on twitter for updates to this blog. If you have a demonstration that you use in class that you would like to share on this blog please email me (nbkaye@clemson.edu). I also welcome comments (through the comments section or via email) on improving the demonstrations.

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