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Hockey slap shot

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This clip shows a slow motion video of a hockey slap shot. The carbon fiber stick bends as the force of the puck on the stick increases. Students can measure the time that the puck and stick are in contact, and position and time for the hockey puck after the puck and stick are no longer in contact. This video is also part of a learning activity Impulse and Momentum.

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Instructor Note

When teaching with this video, direct students to the student video library, which provides student access to all videos without links to instructor materials and solutions.


Three file formats are available to work with this video. For analysis, frame-by-frame viewing is needed.

dmv player

download (Quicktime Video 2.4MB Jul15 13)

YouTube (does not allow frame-by-frame viewing)

Teaching Materials

This video is also part of a learning activity Impulse and Momentum.


Classroom-ready activity:

Student Analysis of a Hockey Slap Shot

Sample question:

What is the average force by the stick on the puck during the time they are in contact?