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myQuake Mini Pack

SKU: W39743
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$295.00 (USD)
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This pack enables students to experiment with wave properties, explore the concept of resonance, and examine design strategies for constructing earthquake-resistant buildings. Students incorporate this knowledge to design a tower that can withstand an earthquake.

Students employ seismic waves, plate tectonics, and other key concepts to build simple structures to test on the myQuake. They can also experiment with the Harmonic Highrise Kit to see resonant frequency, among other activities.

The two-student pack provides materials for one team of two students, and the 10-student pack provides the materials for five teams of two students. Requires an NI myDAQ per student team, sold separately.


Type: Multi-Student Project Packs Grades: 6-12


What You'll Get

  • Epicenter foundation block
  • Bottle of green glue
  • myQuake Investigation Teacher’s Guide and DVD
  • Harmonic Highrise Kit
  • EQS wood floor plates
  • AC adapter amp
  • myQuake
  • AC adapter 4-plug kit
  • Waxed paper
  • Timber Cutter
  • Modeling clay
  • 50 balsa sticks


Learning Values

  • Energy
  • Measuring in correct units
  • Observation and data
  • Data collection
  • Problem-solving
  • Testing
  • Data analysis and predictions
  • Testing and evaluating a solution
  • Thermal energy
  • Averages
  • Data analysis
  • Measurements
  • Vectors


  • Students Served: 2
  • Other Products Required: NI myDAQ Hardware (1 per student team)

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