Materials List: How Far? Measuring Friction Using Different Materials

Each group needs:

  • Note card
  • Paper clip
  • Rubber band
  • Bottle of glue (8 oz., serving as a weight)
  • String
  • Wax paper
  • Sandpaper
  • Ruler
  • Scissors
  • Pen
  • Tape
  • Suggestions for additional materials: Saran Wrap, aluminum foil, cloth or any other material on hand with an interesting texture.