How to Use a Balance Beam in a Lab?

Answer When performing experiments in a science lab it is important to take accurate measurements for all data collected to ensure you get the best results. A balance beam scale uses one or more beams alo... Read More »

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The Difference Between a Triple Beam Balance & Double Beam Balance?

Both the triple beam balance and double beam balance are used to measure the weight of an object, and are commonly used in the classroom to teach students the basics in mass and weight of objects. ... Read More »

How to Get on a Balance Beam?

Have you ever tried to get on a balance but seem to always fall of ? If so, this wiki is for you.

Who thought of the balance beam?

Johann Friedrich GutsMuth and Friedrich Ludwig Jahn were the first to design and incorporate a balance beam and other apparatus for physical education exercises for boys. They helped pioneer the wa... Read More »

How high is a balance beam?

The balance beam, a women's event in gymnastics, is officially 1.25 meters, or approximately 4.1 feet off the ground, according to the Fédération Internationale de Gymnastique. The beam is less t... Read More »