School Login

Balloons & Buoyancy

View Full Screen

Topics

  • Gas
  • Buoyancy

Description

Experiment with a helium balloon, a hot air balloon, or a rigid sphere filled with different gases. Discover what makes some balloons float and others sink.

Sample Learning Goals

  • Determine what causes the the balloon, rigid sphere, and helium balloon to rise up or fall down in the box.
  • Predict how changing a variable among P, V, T, and number influences the motion of the balloons.
Version 3.15
Language play Tips
Albanian All shqip Run now Balona dhe Pluskues  
Amharic All Amharic Run now ፊኛዎች እና ቡጢዎች  
Arabic All العربية Run now المناطيد والطفو  
Arabic (Saudi Arabia) All العربية (السعودية) Run now المناطيد والطفو  
Armenian All Armenian Run now Փուչիկներ և լողունություն  
Basque All Euskara Run now Globoak eta flotagarritasuna  
Belarusian All беларускі Run now Уласцівасці газу  
Bosnian All Bosanski Run now GASNI ZAKONI  
Catalan All català Run now Globus i flotabilitat  
Chinese (Simplified) All 中文 (中国) Run now 气球和浮力  
Chinese (Traditional) All 中文 (台灣) Run now 氣球和浮力  
Croatian All hrvatski Run now Plinski Zakoni  
Czech All čeština Run now Balóny a Archimedův zákon  
Danish All Dansk Run now Balloner og opdrift  
Dutch All Nederlands Run now Ballonnen en opwaartse kracht  
Estonian All Eesti Run now Õhupallid & üleslõkkejõud  
Finnish All suomi Run now Ilmapallot ja noste  
French All français Run now Ballons et Flottabilité  
Galician All Gallegan Run now Balóns e Flotabilidade  
Georgian All ქართული Run now ბალონები და ამომგდები ძალა  
German All Deutsch Run now Ballons & Auftrieb  
Greek All Ελληνικά Run now Μπαλόνια & Άνωση  
Haitian All Haitian Run now Balon ak flotezon  
Hebrew All עברית Run now בלונים וציפה  
Hungarian All magyar Run now Léggömbök és felhajtóerő  
Indonesian All Bahasa Indonesia Run now Balon dan Gaya Apung  
Irish All Gaeilge Run now Balúin & Snámhacht  
Italian All italiano Run now Palloni e galleggiamento  
Japanese All 日本語 Run now 風船と浮力  
Kannada All Kannada Run now ಬಲೂನುಗಳು ಮತ್ತು ಪ್ಲವನತೆ  
Kazakh All Kazakh Run now Әуе шардың & малтығыштқы  
Khmer All Khmer Run now បាឡុង និង​ការ​អណ្ដែត  
Korean All 한국어 Run now 풍선과 부력  
Lao All Lao Run now ໝາກ​ປຸມ​ເປົ້າ & ການ​ລ່ອຍ​ຕົວ  
Latvian All Latviešu Run now Baloni un atsišanās  
Macedonian All македонски Run now Закони на идеален гас  
Maori All Maori Run now Poihau & Rewanga  
Marathi All मराठी Run now फुगा आणि प्लावकता  
Moldavian All Moldavian Run now Balloons & Buoyancy  
Mongolian All Монгол (Монгол) Run now Сав ба Энерги  
Norwegian Bokmal All Norsk bokmål Run now Ballonger og oppdrift  
Persian All فارسی Run now بادکنک ها و شناوری  
Polish All polski Run now Balony i siła wyporu  
Portuguese All português Run now Balões e Flutuação  
Portuguese (Brazil) All português (Brasil) Run now Balões e Empuxo  
Romanian All română Run now Baloane şi plutirea  
Russian All русский Run now Воздушные шары и подъёмная сила  
Serbian All Српски Run now ГАСНИ ЗАКОНИ  
Slovak All Slovenčina Run now Balóny a vztlak  
Slovenian All Slovenščina Run now Balon in vzgon  
Spanish All español Run now Globos y flotación  
Spanish (Mexico) All español (México) Run now Globos y flotación  
Spanish (Peru) All español (Perú) Run now Globos y Flotabilidad  
Swedish All svenska Run now Ballonger & bärkraft  
Thai All ไทย Run now บัลลูนกับการลอยตัว  
Tswana All Tswana Run now Gase e e seng ya Nnete & Bueyensi (Ideal Gas & Buoyancy)  
Turkish All Türkçe Run now Balonlar ve Uçuculuk  
Turkmen All Turkmen Run now Şarlar we ýüzüjilik  
Ukrainian All українська Run now Повітряні кулі і плавучість  
Vietnamese All Tiếng Việt Run now Bong bóng và Sự nổi