Lab # 1
Purpose:
The purpose of this lab is to look at electrostatic force and to perform simple exercises to
observe it at work.
Exercises:
1. Rub an ordinary blown-up balloon with a wool or flannel
Lab # 4
Purpose:
The purpose of this lab is study the conductivity of certain household items. We will also
look and current in a circuit in relation to the voltage and resistance of that circuit.
Exe
Lab # 3
Purpose:
The purpose of this lab is study the RC time constant and how the voltage across a
capacitor will change as it charges.
Exercises:
Construct a simple capacitor by combing two sheets o
Lab # 2
Purpose:
The purpose of this lab is to construct a simple circuit and to observe the various circuit
characteristics such as voltage and current drops across a lamp.
Exercises:
Construct a sim
Lab # 9
Purpose:
The purpose of this lab is to determine the wave equation from two different types of
waves. The first being a sinusoidal wave and the next being a combination of transverse
and longi
Lab # 8
Purpose:
The purpose of this lab is to determine the number of oscillation by using the equation for
calculating T of a free moving stick on a pivot point.
Input Values:
Angle of release- 35
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Lab # 5
Purpose:
The purpose of this lab is to observe linear momentum and the result of collisions on that
momentum.
Input Values:
George of the jungle with mass m= small magnet
Gorilla with mass M=
Lab # 4
Purpose:
The purpose of this lab is to verify that the pendulum will act in the same manner as that of
problem 8.62 in the textbook.
Input Values:
8.62.
a) Since the energy is conserved in the
Lab # 3
Purpose:
The purpose of this lab is to determine various friction coefficients by measuring different
surfaces and sliding objects.
Input Values:
Surface 1- Brick
Object 1- Wood
Wood weight- 0
Lab # 2
Purpose:
The purpose of this lab is to determine how far a ball will travel off the edge of a table when
rolled at a constant velocity.
Input Values:
Height of Table- 3ft.
Distance between mar
Lab # 1
Purpose:
The purpose of this lab is to determine the height of a structure from which a free falling
object drops. The scenarios is I will be dropping a ball from a structure and through
calcu