WONDER #2302: How Does a Hoverboard Work?
Question 1 of 3
What is the difference between a hoverboard and a self-balancing scooter?
- A self-balancing scooter is the same thing as a skateboard.
- A self-balancing scooter has two wheels and a hoverboard does not.
- There is no difference!
- A hoverboard uses tilt sensors and a self-balancing scooter does not.
Question 2 of 3
What is the name for an electrically charged magnet?
- magnetic field
- hover engine
Question 3 of 3
What is needed to create a magnetic field powerful enough to hold up a hoverboard?
- An electromagnet
- A tilt sensor
- An inductor
- Both a and c
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