KROS Pacific Ocean Kayak Journey: Kites, Wind, and Speed

Resource ID#: 120733 Primary Type: Perspectives Video: Professional/Enthusiast
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Lofty ideas about kites helped power a kayak from California to Hawaii.

Related Resources:
KROS Pacific Ocean Kayak Journey: GPS Data Set[.XLSX]
KROS Pacific Ocean Kayak Journey: Path Visualization for Google Earth[.KML]

Subject(s): Mathematics
Grade Level(s): 9, 10, 11, 12
Intended Audience: Educators
Keywords: KROS, Pacific ocean, kayak, wind, kite, kites, trade wind, trade winds, area, speed, rate, nonlinear, vector, force, weight
Instructional Component Type(s): Perspectives Video: Professional/Enthusiast