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: 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.
Lesson 4: 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.

Question Answer Choice a  4.00
light years:
Your guessing. Go back and look at the time dilation
equation and define the mover for the mover and the mover by
the stationary frame.
Back to Alpha Centuri
example
Lesson 3: 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.
