lab intro exp5 - As the puck moves it will stretch the band...

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Austin Green Lab Partner: Yi Ming Introduction – Experiment #5 (Motion Under a Central Force) In this experiment I will allow an air puck to move around a stem on an air table. I connect a rubber band from the air puck to the center of the table. Then you throw the puck around the stem to create a circular movement.
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Unformatted text preview: As the puck moves, it will stretch the band, thus experiencing a variable, radial force. Using the webcam I recorded a movie of the puck going around the center post. I then analyzed the movie to determine the position of the puck at various times and what this implies about its angular momentum....
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