The physics of skidding

Clearwater Secondary School students get a hands-on lesson on the coefficient of friction

Members of Darren Coates' Physics 11 class at Clearwater Secondary School get a hands-on lesson on the coefficient of friction and the effect of ABS brakes with the help of the RCMP recently. Pictured are (l-r) Emma Wesnoski

Members of Darren Coates' Physics 11 class at Clearwater Secondary School get a hands-on lesson on the coefficient of friction and the effect of ABS brakes with the help of the RCMP recently. Pictured are (l-r) Emma Wesnoski

Members of Darren Coates’ Physics 11 class at Clearwater Secondary School get a hands-on lesson on the coefficient of friction and the effect of ABS brakes with the help of the RCMP recently.

Pictured are (l-r) Emma Wesnoski, Aliya Bieber, Reid Rebinsky, Kiran Sharif (up), Lawrinda Peacock, Jesse Fraser, Usman Sharif, Sheldon Musselman, Curtis Podbisky, collision reconstructionist Cpl. Jason Reader, and CSS principal Darren Coates.