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# Microsoft_PowerPoint___M2intro - t av = page 3 Section IVB2...

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M2 Free Fall In this lab you will accomplish the following tasks: 1. Verify the kinematics equation for free fall. 2. Determine the acceleration of gravity g 2 2 gt d = page 1

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Section IVB 1 For a particular height d above the floor you will measure the time t it takes the mass m to drop from point A to point B five times. From these values you will calculate the average drop time t av t m d . . A B page 2 5 4 3 2 1 t(s) # d = _________

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Unformatted text preview: t av = ________ page 3 Section IVB2 You will determine t av for six values of d A plot of d versus t av 2 yields a straight line that passes through the origin and has a slope equal to g/2. From the value of the slope you can determine the value for g . . . . . . t av 2 d O 6 5 4 3 2 1 t av 2 D # . . t m d A B 2 2 gt d = For the Report Skip the following parts: VII-1 page 4...
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## This lab report was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course PHY 158 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Buffalo.

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