Length Contraction

Length Contraction

As the velocity of an object approaches the speed of light it appears to change length to a stationary observer.

CK-12 (High School)

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How does the speed at which an object is traveling affect the distance observed by a stationary observer?
STANDARDS:
RST.2 - Main Ideas

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

3
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