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Unformatted text preview: value from grams to kilograms. The theoretical value was achieved through calculations for torques in equilibrium. The percent difference between these two values is 0.12%. Experimental Errors: An experimental error could be inaccurate weighing on the electronic balance. It should be plus or minus .001 grams. Another factor is our measurements because the ruler can only be read to the nearest millimeter. The measurement for the center of mass was therefore read to only a certain degree of accuracy. The percent difference for this experiment is 0.12%....
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This note was uploaded on 08/26/2008 for the course PHYS 125 taught by Professor Paris during the Summer '08 term at Mesa CC.
- Summer '08