Calculating the speed of light using a microwave
In this Stage 5 unit students will use a microwave to analyse microwave electromagnetic radiation and approximate the speed of light.
Students can submit an experimental report that documents their activity and the results obtained.
Target hours for completion
Syllabus outcomes and content descriptors from Science (incorporating Science and Technology K-6) K-10 Syllabus © NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) for and on behalf of the Crown in right of the State of New South Wales, 2012