Newtons 3rd Law

By: Wasif & Mahdi


For this project, we will test Newtons Third Law which is action-reaction. We will show action-reaction by making a balloon glide across a wire.
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- Balloon

- Straw

- Fishing wire

- Tape


  1. Slip fishing wire through a straw

  2. Tape both ends of the fishing wire to opposite walls, make sure straw is still on the fishing wire

  3. Inflate a balloon

  4. Tape the inflated balloon to the straw which is suspended on the wire

  5. Let go of the end of the balloon, and let the air out quickly

  6. Watch the balloon slide across the wire!