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Welcome to PAEKUPU, words related to Te Marautanga o Aotearoa. Curriculum areas presently available on PAEKUPU: Toi Ataata, Te Reo Matatini, Puoro, Te Reo Pāngarau, Te Reo Pūtaiao, Ngā Mahi a te Rēhia
 
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Te Reo Pūtaiao

totohu

sink

tūmahi poro

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te heke whakararo o tētahi mea ki te takere o tētahi wē. Ka totohu tētahi mea mēnā he taumaha ake taua mea i te tōpana whakarunga o te wē.

The descent of an object to the bottom of a liquid. An object will sink if it is heavier than the upward force of the liquid.

Tauira KŌrero

Ka totohu, ka mānu rānei te waka?

Tuhia mai ngā āhuatanga e totohu ai, e mānu ai rānei tētahi mea.

Nā te taumaha o te poi rino i totohu ai.

Tauira KŌrero

Ka totohu, ka mānu rānei te waka?

Tuhia mai ngā āhuatanga e totohu ai, e mānu ai rānei tētahi mea.

Nā te taumaha o te poi rino i totohu ai.