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# newtons second law lab report - Anandhu Nadackanal Student...

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Anandhu Nadackanal Student #:- 656222326 Author:-Anandhu Nadackanal Lab Partner: Curtis Blake Sistare Project:- Newton's Second Law Project No:-3 Due date:- March 2, 2011 Physics 211L Section 007 Wednesday, 2:30-4:30 We verified Newton's Second Law for one-dimensional motion by timing an accelerated glider moving along a flat track. We varied both the accelerating force and the mass of the glider. We found that for a given force the acceleration of the glider was inversely proportional to the mass of the glider, in agreement with Newton's Second Law

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In this experiment we verified Newton’s Second Law by measuring the acceleration of a system subject to a net external force. Newton’s second law states that the acceleration a & of an object is directly proportional to the net force acting on the object and inversely proportional to the object’s mass m. Newton’s second law can be expressed as an equation using F = ma The experiment was conducted using a cart rolling on a smooth, flat, level track. One end of a string was attached to the front of the cart. From the cart the string passed over a pulley mounted at the
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