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Air Bag Study Guide

Air Bag Study Guide

Introduction

Read through page 4 of the article, How Airbags Work, at How Stuff works and complete the questions on this sheet.


1. What is the intended purpose of an air bag?

 

 

2. According to the article, what is a major concern with air bags?

 

 

3. What is being done to make air bags safer?

 

 

4. According to the article, what are three rules for drivers of cars with passenger-side air
bags?

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5. What gas fills up the air bag?

 

 

6. Explain how an air bag works.

 

 

7. How long does it take for the air bag to inflate?

 

 

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