PHYSICS 1420 SECTION B2
Collisions
Chibuikem Agwamba
Partner: Dylan Owen and Lenneth Li
Date performed: 3-21-2016
TA: Timothy Bostelmann
Abstract
An experiment was performed to determine if kinetic energy is conserved in an
inelastic collision or in an el
Answers to Questions
1. A diffraction grating is based on interference: for any given wavelength light
reflected from neighboring groves of the grating will be in-phase in a certain
direction - meaning that the phase difference is 360 degrees (correspondi
PHYSICS 1430 SECTION B
Thin Lenses
Chibuikem Agwamba
Partner: Austin Vint
Date performed: 11-7-2016
TA: Xiang Zhao
Abstract
In the first part of this experiment, we measured the focal length of a converging
lens using two methods. For the distant object m
PHYSICS 1420 SECTION B2
Ballistic Pendulum
Chibuikem Agwamba
Partner: Dylan Owen
Date performed: 3-14-2016
TA: Timothy Bostelmann
Abstract
Two experiments were performed to determine if kinetic energy is conserved in an
inelastic collision. In the first e
PHYSICS 1420 SECTION B2
Air Resistance
Chibuikem Agwamba
Partner: Dylan Owen
Date: 2-29-2016
TA: Timothy Bostelmann
Analysis
Finding the value of n from the graph
The equation of the graph is y=0.6987 x1.1372
1
Using equation 6 from the lab manual ln v =
PHYSICS 1430 SECTION B
Ohms Law
Chibuikem Agwamba
Partner: Austin Vint
Date performed: 8-29-2016
TA: Xiang Zhao
Abstract
In this experiment we first determined how the potential difference varied with
current and we calculated the average resistance to be
PHYSICS 1430 SECTION B
Electron Charge-to-Mass Ratio
Chibuikem Agwamba
Partners: Logan Sparks, Ugochukwu Ugwu
&
Kevin Zheng
Date performed: 10-17-2016
TA: Xiang Zhao
Questions
1.) The radius of the electron beam increases as the voltage is increased becau
Physics 1420
Section-K
Collision
Jiasen Zhou
Partner: Kadon Caskey
Date Performed: October 27, 2016
TA: Paul R. Lashomb
Abstract
One experiment was performed to use a ball and a pendulum to study the
principles of conservation of energy and conservation o
Ballistic Pendulum
Name: Francis Ning
Partner: Precious Akanyinge, Lauren Oconnell
TA: Lashomb paul, Sazzad A B M Raf
Physics 1420 Section 8
Date Performed: October 31th 2016
Abstract
This experiment needs to use a ball and a pendulum to learn the
princip
Collisions
Name: Francis Ning
Partner: Precious Akanyinge, Lauren Oconnell
TA: Lashomb Paul, Sazzad A B M Raf
Physics 1420 section 6
Date performed: October 23th 2016
Sample calculation
1. Momentum:
P = m*v
P = m*v = 0.505kg * -0.05m/s = -0.2525 kg*m/s
2.
Centripetal Force
Name: Francis Ning
Partner: Kaittin Spratt, Andrea Chellaraj
TA: Lashomb Paul, Sazzad A B M Raf
Lab Section: Section 6
Date: October 16th 2016
Sample Calculations
1. Average Period
T = time / 15 = 14.42/15 = 0.9387 s
T^2 = 0.9387^2 = 0.8