Physics 2A Practice Test 1
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1. In scientific notation, a number is written as the product of a number greater than
or equal to 1 and less than 10 and an integer number power of ten.
a. True or
b. False
2. When two or more numbers are
CHAPTER 5 HOME WORK:
7. A sledge loaded with bricks has a total mass of 18.0 kg
and is pulled at constant speed by a rope inclined at
20.0 above the horizontal. The sledge moves a distance
of 20.0 m on a horizontal surface. The coefficient
of kinetic fric
Physics 2A Lab 1
Vector Addition
Objective: To learn how to add vectors
Materials Needed:
Pencil, string/tape measure, meter stick, square and large protractor, and a concrete pavement.
Experiment:
A. Field Experiment
We may think of a displacement vector
Physics 2A Lab
Lab 2A Analytical Determination of Free Fall Acceleration
Objective:
The objective of this laboratory exercise is to determine the acceleration due to gravity, g, at San
Jose City College in San Jose, California.
Materials Needed:
1. Free-f
Physics 2A Lab 3
MUZZLE VELOCITY OF SPRING GUN
A. Objective: to find the muzzle velocity of a projectile.
B.
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Materials Needed:
Beck Ball Pendulum Apparatus
Card board
Carbon paper
Ruler
Bubble level
C. Experiment
Recall that
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Concurrent Forces and Newtons Third Law
Objective: The objective of this experiment is to determine the conditions necessary in
order to achieve mechanical equilibrium.
Materials needed: force table, four weight hangers, a set of weights, string, ruler, p
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HW Problem 4-41
The problem was to solve for the upward acceleration of a block on an inclined surface.
The rising block (m1=7kg) was tied via a pulley to another block (m2=12kg). This other
(12-kg) blocks tension caused the first block (7-kg) to accelera
11. _ tells that where the velocity of a fluid is high, the pressure in it is low, and where the velocity is low, the
pressure is high.
A. Bernoullis principle
42.
When you touch a cold piece of ice with your finger, energy flows from
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CHAPTER 11 HOMEWORK:
13. A certain steel railroad rail is 13 yd in length and weighs 70.0 lb/yd. How
much thermal energy is required to increase the length of such a rail by 3.0 mm?
Note: Assume the steel has the same specific heat as iron.
37. A 3.00-g l
Physics 2A Lab - Projectile Range
Objective: To predict the point of the point of a projectile
Materials Needed: Beck Ball Pendulum, carbon paper, protractor, meter stick, and a wooden board
Experiment:
1. Mount the pendulum apparatus on a inclined wooden
Physics 2A Lab
Lab 2B Graphical Determination of Free Fall Acceleration
Objective:
The objective of this laboratory exercise is to determine the acceleration due to gravity, g, at San
Jose City College in San Jose, California.
Materials Needed:
1. Free-fa
Physics 2A Lab 8
Projectile Velocity by Conservation of Energy and Angular Momentum
Objective: The objective is to apply the laws of conservation of energy and angular
momentum to an inelastic collision between two rotating objects. We will specifically
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Object: To study the principles of the Law of Moments,
equilibrium of parallel forces.
Apparatus: Meter stick, fulcrum with knife edge, spring balance,
rigid support, known weights with pair
Physics 2A Lab 11
Simple Pendulum Derived Acceleration due to Gravity
Objective: The objective of this experiment to find the acceleration due to gravity using
a simple pendulum.
Theory:
A simple pendulum consists of a mass at the end of a lightweight cor
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Physics 2A Lab 7
Hookes Law and Spring Stiffness, k
Objective: Calculate stiffness of springs using Hookes Law
Materials Needed: three springs, varying weights, a ruler and a spring hanging apparatus.
Experiment:
Figure 1. Set-up for determining spring co
SJCC Physics 2A Lab 10
Density of Solids and Liquids Using Archimedes Principle
Object:
To determine the density, and specific gravity of sample solids and liquids, by the
use of Archimedes principle. .
Apparatus:
[ Ohaus Spring Scale [in Stockroom], two
Physics 2A Lab
Determination of Projectile Velocity through Conservation of Energy and Linear
Momentum
Objective: To study inelastic collisions using a ballistic pendulum and to apply the laws of
conservation of energy and linear momentum.
Materials Neede
Chapter 9 Homework:
5. The nucleus of an atom can be modeled as several protons and neutrons
closely packed together. Each particle has a mass of 1.67 3 10227 kg and radius
on the order of 10215 m. (a) Use this model and the data provided to estimate
the
CHAPTER 8 HEWORK:
9. A cook holds a 2.00-kg carton of milk at arms length (Fig. P8.9). What force F
S B must be exerted by the biceps muscle? (Ignore the weight of the forearm.)
11. Find the x- and y-coordinates of the center of gravity of a 4.00-ft by 8.