Determining the rest energy for an object using the equation E = m[o]c2
Recognizing how the perceived mass of an object changes as it approaches the speed of light
Determining the observed mass of an object in a fixed frame of reference using the equation m = m/√ (1-v^(2)/c^(2))
Reviews conceptual understanding of the general theory of relativity.
This is an activity for students to complete while reading the Concept: The Theory of Special Relativity
Discover why it is more difficult to synchronize clocks than you think.