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airandspace.si.edu/stories/editorial/how-kites-fly

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.

www.batchelors.net/kites-in-the-classroom/9-kites-a-guide-for-students.html

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 ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/bring-science-home-kite-tails

Aug 23, 2012 ... How does a kite fly? As someone runs with a kite, the wind going head-on into the kite causes a lift force on it. This force is perpendicular to the ...

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Q: How do kites fly? ... This causes the upward push on the kite to get smaller too. ... to my 7 yrs old daughter - for her science project - how air makes kites fly.

www.kites.co.nz/pdffiles/What%20makes%20a%20kite%20fly.pdf

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.

www.my-best-kite.com/how-does-a-kite-fly.html

Jul 19, 2017 ... Here is a simple summary of all the reasons your kite flies at the height it ... The only way to make the kite fly higher, all other things being equal, ...

www.skratch-pad.com/kites/fly.html

Have you ever wondered how a kite flies? Well, let me tell you! The lifting force of all kites is produced by deflecting the air downward, the resulting change in ...

www.drachen.org/learn/kite-basics

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  ...

www.real-world-physics-problems.com/physics-of-kite-flying.html

The physics of kite flying, and aerodynamic lift. ... Kite flying is a fun activity which people of all ages can enjoy. All you have to do is go somewhere windy and ...

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Jul 13, 2007 ... Kites are colorful and graceful, but they're also fierce competitors. We love to enter kite-flying contests, and we're serious about winning.