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Content description VCSSU103

Science / Levels 7 and 8 / Science Understanding / Physical sciences
Content description
Change to an object’s motion is caused by unbalanced forces acting on the object; Earth’s gravity pulls objects towards the centre of Earth
  1. investigating the effects of applying different forces to familiar objects
  2. investigating common situations where forces are balanced and unbalanced, for example, stationary and falling objects
  3. investigating a simple machine such as a lever or a pulley system
  4. exploring how gravity affects objects on the surface of Earth
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