Lesson 1: Relativity  What is
it?
 Fermilab's Time
Dilation Challenge.
 The
Basics of Relativity (6
seconds)
 The Relativity Game  Challenge
what you know!
Note: For Fermilab's Time
Dilation Challenge and The Relativity Game, you need
Shockwave. You may painlessly Download
Shockwave here if you do not have it.
Lesson 2: Time
Dilation
 The
equation.
 Where does
that come from?
 I still don't get it!
Give me
the basketball analogy.
 So what? There's an equation.
How do
I use the equation in the game?
 Practice
Problems.
 Examples
to aid your practice.
Lesson 3 : Relativistic
Mass
 The
equation.
 Where does
that come from?
 I still don't get it!
Give me
the space pool analogy.
 So what? There's an equation.
How do
I use the equation in the game?
 Practice
Problems.
 Examples
to aid your practice.
Lesson 4 : Length
Contraction
 The
equation.
 Where does
that come from?
 I still don't get it!
Give me
the pole and the barn analogy.
 So what? There's an equation.
How do
I use the equation in the game?
 Practice
Problems.
 Examples
to aid your practice.

Show me why the space ship takes
8 years to reach Alpha Centuri.
If we see the space ship travel at 50% c,
according to us, it should take the space ship 8 years to
get to Alpha Centuri.
Link below to its own page.
Back to Alpha Centuri
example
Lesson 4 : Length
Contraction
 The
equation.
 Where does
that come from?
 I still don't get it!
Give me
the Alpha Centuri
example.
 So what? There's an equation.
How do
I use the equation in the game?
 Practice
Problems.
 Examples
to aid your practice.
