Lab 105 Writeup

Lab 105 Writeup - Robert Crescenzi Lab#105 1.Title...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Robert Crescenzi Lab #105 10/22/10 1.Title: Coefficient of Static Fritction 2.Background: 1) 0<Fs<Fsmax 2) Fsmax=(coefficient of static friction)*(normal force) 3.Procedures: 1. First we chose a value for Wa and then measured the value for Wb that will just cause Wa to be n the verge of slipping. 2. Then we did the experiment with 6 different values of Wa and recorded the value experimentally for Wb. 3. Then we did a block on an Inclined plane
Image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
4. We measured the force parallel to an inclined plane that will just cause a block to be on the verge of sliding up and down the plane, and compared those measured values with values calculated from Newton’s First Law. 5. Then we determined the value for Wa and experimented the value for Wb that will make the block be just on the verge of sliding up the plane. 6. Then we found the percentages of error. 7. We then repeated the step 5 but this time the value of Wb that will make the block be on the verge of sliding down the plane.
Image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern