Describe the relationship between barrel size and caliber.
DefinitionDescription should include
- internal diameter of the barrel
- diameter of the projectile used within the barrel.
- What is the relationship between barrel size and caliber?
- How is caliber measured?
- What is gauge?
Related Standards of Learning
The student will investigate and understand the interrelationships among mass, distance, force, and time through mathematical and experimental processes. Key concepts include
- linear motion;
- uniform circular motion;
- projectile motion;
- Newton’s laws of motion;
- planetary motion; and
- work, power, and energy.