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How does a kite fly? - Science Questions | HighlightsKids.com

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When a plastic bag gets caught in the wind, lift is what causes it to rise into the air . ... To find out if there's enough wind to fly a kite, go outside and look up.

-National Kite Month: Why a Kite Flys - Gomberg Kites

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A kite and airplanes are heavier-than-air object that are flown by the lift created by air in motion ... A kite is tethered in place and needs moving air (wind) to fly.

Kites: A guide for students - batchelors.net

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Without wind moving over the kite it won't fly. Some kites need lots of wind. Others need very little wind for them to fly. What makes a kite fly? Just like a normal ...

DragonflyTV . Episodes . Matter and Motion . Kites | PBS KIDS GO!

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We love to enter kite-flying contests, and we're serious about winning. ... Build or buy a diamond kite, and make several lengths of tail, using ribbon from a craft ...

Kite Basics | Drachen Foundation

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Kites are heavier-than-air flying structures controlled by three main forces: lift, ... by wind pressure on the face of the kite, which makes the kite rise and keeps it in  ...

How Does a Kite Fly?

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The lifting force of all kites is produced by deflecting the air downward, the resulting change in momentum producing an upward force. The reason for this is that ...

Soaring in the Wind: The Science of Kite Flying | MIT Video

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With fun animations, this lesson looks at kite flying science to introduce basic ... This BLOSSOMS lesson teaches students how to make decisions in the face of ...

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Jul 13, 2007 ... We love to enter kite-flying contests, and we're serious about winning. ... Fly Kites: How To Make A Homemade Kite | Homestead Kids ...
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May 9, 2014 ... This lesson looks at kite flying science to introduce basic ideas related to t... ... Fly Kites: How To Make A Homemade Kite | Homestead Kids ...

Rough Science . Kite Challenge | PBS

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The Challenge: Make a kite from natural products ... Most people associate kite flying with a strong wind to get the kite into the air but most kites are designed for  ...

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How Kites Fly - AirSpaceAirSpace

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Apr 26, 2012 ... To understand how a kites flies, you need to define what a kite is. A kite ... and spinning to make the indoor kite flying experience like a dance.

What makes a kite fly? - Kites

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A kite lifts when wind pressure being deflected along the face of the kite pushes the kite ... To fly, a kite needs to have enough lift to overcome gravity and drag.

How Does A Kite Fly? A Tale Of Four Forces. - My Best Kite

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Here is a simple summary of all the reasons your kite flies at the height it does. ... The only way to make the kite fly higher, all other things being equal, is to use a ...