Select and mark on the paper a point representative of the five impacts.
This will be
considered as the actual impact.
Measure the distance from the floor origin to the actual
impact and enter the distance in the Data Table.
12.
Measure and record, based on the carbon marks on the target sheet of paper, the actual
minimum and maximum impact point distances.
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Projectile Motion
DATA SHEET
NAME____________________
NAME(S)__________________
PERIOD_____ CLASS_______
DATE_____________
PROJECTILE MOTION
DATA TABLES
TRIAL
TIME
VELOCITY
(s)
(m/s)
1
2
3
4
5
Photogate separation distance
m
Maximum velocity
m/s
Minimum velocity
m/s
Average velocity
m/s
Table height
m
Predicted impact point distance
m
Minimum predicted impact point
m
Maximum predicted impact point
m
Minimum impact point distance
m
Maximum impact point distance
m
Actual impact point distance
m
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