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Apr 26, 2012 ... To understand how a kites flies, you need to define what a kite is. ... But what do you do if you don't have any wind or you're trying to fly your kite ...


A kite is tethered in place and needs moving air (wind) to fly. There are many ... You do this by changing what we call the angle of attack. This is the angle that ...


When we fly kites we use a string to hold on to the kite, and to prevent it from .... act in a similar way to the dihedral angle on bowed kites, this sort of kite does not  ...


How does a kite fly, you might ask. Here is ... Hence, the air resistance of the line does play a part in the kite's flight. ... Line width and weight affects how kites fly.


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 ...


How do kites fly? Middle school students have a hard time understanding the big words. How can you put it so they understand? A: I'll try :-) Let's assume the kite ...


An excellent way for students to gain a feel for aerodynamic forces is to fly a kite. History of Kites. Kites have been around for thousands of years and they are a ...


Aug 23, 2012 ... After trying out this activity you may add tails to other kites to help them soar to ... How does the kite fly compared with when it had no tail?


In fact, even after you've got yourself acquainted with flying kites, it takes a great deal of skill ... Now, all you need to do is give the kite a little tug to lift it in the air.

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.