Coriolis Effect

Coriolis Effect

Coriolis is an effect of Earth's rotation that helps to determine the directions of air and water currents.

CK-12 (High School)

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How does the Earth's rotation cause a free moving object to appear as if it is moving in an unintended direction?
STANDARDS:
RST.1 - Analysis & Evidence, RST.2 - Main Ideas

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,3
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