PHY 113: Newtons Second Law of Motion
Students name: Jarrod Harbour Lab partners: Jeff Weber and Lacy Butler Date of experiment: September 18, 2008 Section SLN: 79951 TAs name: Jea-Young Choi
Abstract:
This experiment deals with Newtons Second Law o
Measurements of a Table
Objective: The objective of this experiment was to gain a better understanding of mean values, the standard deviation, significant digits, and the propagation of errors. The lab also allowed time to become accustomed with the
PHY 113: Conservation of Linear Momentum
Students name: Jarrod Harbour Lab partners: Jeff Weber and Lacy Butler Date of experiment: October 27, 2008 Section SLN: 79951 TAs name: Jea-Young Choi
Abstract: Linear momentum is the product of mass and vel
Simple Harmonic Motion
Objective:
The objective of this experiment was to study the simple harmonic oscillator constructed from springs and masses. To verify that the period of the SHM is proportional to the square root of the mass and independent of
PHY 113: Standing Waves on a String
Students name: Jarrod Harbour Lab partners: Jeff Weber and Lacy Butler Date of experiment: November 18, 2008 Section SLN: 79951 TAs name: Jea-Young Choi
Abstract: A standing wave is a wave that stays in one positi
Springs and Hooke's Law
Objective:
The objective of this experiment was to test Hooke's law of springs. It was also to gain a better understand of the static prosperities of springs and springy objects. Also to determine how springs interact with eac
PHY 114: Absorption of Nuclear Radiation
Students name: Jarrod Harbour Lab partners: Rex Williams, Eric Parmon, and Patrick Varval Date of experiment: January 30, 2009 Section SLN: 20430 TAs name: Yanan Zhao
Abstract: Radiation was measured through
Projectile Motion
Objective:
The objective of this experiment was to test Newton’s law for simple projectile
motion. It was also used to validate the kinematics model of Newton’s simple law for
projectile motion.
Experimental Procedures:
The equipment tha
Waves on Strings
Objective:
The objective of this experiment was to explore various properties of waves traveling along a slinky and standing waves on a string.
Experimental Procedures:
Part A: In theory, a slinky is similar to a string in purpose o
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Fluids
Section 11.1 Mass Density
1.
The density of mercury is 1.36 10 4 kg/m3. What is the mass of a 4.00 104-m3 sample of
mercury?
(a) 0.0343 kg
(c) 2.94 kg
(e) 6.29 kg
(b) 0.002 94 kg
(d) 5.44 kg
2. At standard temperature and pressure,
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Section 10.1 The Ideal Spring and Simple Harmonic Motion
1.
A 25-coil spring with a spring constant of 350 N/m is cut into five equal springs with five coils
each. What is the spring constant of each of the 5-coil springs?
(a) 1
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Section 4.1 The Concepts of Force and Mass
Section 4.2 Newtons First Law of Motion
Section 4.3 Newtons Second Law of Motion
1.
With one exception, each of the following units can be used to express mass. What is the
exception?
(a
Chapter 13
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The Transfer of Heat
Section 13.1 Convection
1.
2. Which one of the following statements best explains why convection does not occur in solids?
(a) Molecules in a solid are more closely spaced than in a gas.
(b) The molecules in a solid ar
Chapter 14
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The Ideal Gas Law and Kinetic Theory
Section 14.1 Molecular Mass, the Mole, and Avogadros Number
1.
Complete the following statement: The atomic mass unit (u) is defined so that 1 u is exactly
equal to the mass of
(a) a single hydrogen ato
chapter
INTRODUCTION AND
MATHEMATICAL CONCEPTS
Section 1.2 Units
Section 1.3 The Role of Units in Problem Solving
1.
Which one of the following is an SI base unit?
(a) gram
(c) newton
(b) slug
(d) centimeter
(e) kilogram
2.
Complete the following stateme
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Section 9.1 The Effects of Forces and Torques on the Motion of Rigid Objects
1.
Complete the following statement: When a net torque is applied to a rigid object, it always
produces a
(a) constant acceleration.
(d) constant angula
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Section 2.1 Displacement
Section 2.2 Speed and Velocity
1. A particle travels along a curved path between
two points P and Q as shown. The displacement
of the particle does not depend on
(a) the location of P.
(b) the location of
Chapter 12
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Temperature and Heat
Section 12.1 Common Temperature Scales
Section 12.2 The Kelvin Temperature Scale
Section 12.3 Thermometers
1.
Which one of the following temperatures is approximately equal to "room temperature?"
(a) 0 K
(c) 100 C
(e)
Chapter 7
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Impulse and Momentum
Section 7.1 The Impulse Momentum Theorem
1. Which one of the following statements concerning momentum is true?
(a) Momentum is a force.
(b) Momentum is a scalar quantity.
(c) The SI unit of momentum is kg m2/s.
(d) The mo
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Kinematics in Two Dimensions
Section 3.1 Displacement, Velocity, and Acceleration
1.
A park ranger wanted to measure the height of a tall tree. The ranger stood 9.50 m from the
base of the tree; and he observed that his line of sight made an
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Section 6.1 Work Done by a Constant Force
Section 6.2 The Work-Energy Theorem and Kinetic Energy
1.
2.
3.
In which one of the following situations is zero net work done?
(a) A ball rolls down an inclined plane.
(b) A physics stud
Lab 6: Atwoods Machine
Kaylyn Riggs
Kelly Segerson
Kelly Feigh
Darlene Flowers
PHY113 (75922) - Steven Shapiro
Abstract
Using an Atwoods Machine- a machine with a weight connected to a
massless string over a pulley, in which it is assumed that the track a
Lab 5: Newtons Second Law
Kaylyn Riggs
Kelly Segerson
Kelly Feigh
Darlene Flowers
PHY113 (75922) - Steven Shapiro
Abstract
Using a modified Atwoods Machine- a machine with a weight connected to a
massless string over a pulley, in which it is assumed that
Lab 4: Friction
Kaylyn Riggs
Kelly Segerson
Kelly Feigh
Darlene Flowers
PHY113 (75922) - Steven Shapiro
Abstract
Friction is the resistance that one surface or object encounters when moving
over another. There are two types of friction, both of which were
Lab 10: Center of Mass
Kaylyn Riggs
Kelly Segerson
Kelly Feigh
Darlene Flowers
PHY113 (75922) - Steven Shapiro
Abstract
The experiment as follows explored the weighted relative position of a
distributed mass sum to zero was explored; also known as the Cen
Lab 3: Projectile Motion
Kaylyn Riggs
Kelly Segerson
Kelly Feigh
Darlene Flowers
PHY113 (75922) - Steven Shapiro
Abstract
Projectile motion is the movement of an object due to a launching force. It is
distinguishable from free fall in that free fall invol
Lab 9: Pendulum Periods
Kaylyn Riggs
Kelly Segerson
Kelly Feigh
Darlene Flowers
PHY113 (75922) - Steven Shapiro
Abstract
The effect of amplitude, angular frequency, and mass on the period of a
simple pendulum were explored in the following experiment. Pen
PHY 113
PreLab : Newtons Second Law
Name _ Section _ Date _
1. (5 points) What type of motion presented on the graph below? Calculate an acceleration
using information provided by the v(t) graph?
2. (4 points) Draw a free body diagram of a bicycle which i