# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Forensic Technology Task 18310497

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Describe the relationship between barrel size and caliber.

Definition

Description should include
  • internal diameter of the barrel
  • diameter of the projectile used within the barrel.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the relationship between barrel size and caliber?
  • How is caliber measured?
  • What is gauge?

Related Standards of Learning

Science

PH.5

The student will investigate and understand the interrelationships among mass, distance, force, and time through mathematical and experimental processes. Key concepts include
  1. linear motion;
  2. uniform circular motion;
  3. projectile motion;
  4. Newton’s laws of motion;
  5. gravitation;
  6. planetary motion; and
  7. work, power, and energy.

Other Related Standards

ITEEA National Standards

1. The Characteristics and Scope of Technology

 

8. The Attributes of Design