Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To analyze the motion of a tractor moving at a constant velocity.
Data Table:
Data Table 1 (speed)
Dot No.
Travel Time (s)
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
0
0.17
0.34
0.51
0.68
0.85
1.02
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To analyze the motion of a cart speeding up and determine the average
acceleration of the cart.
Data Tables:
Data Table 1 (speed)
Dot
No
Travel
Time (s)
Travel
Distance (m)
Time
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the coefficient of friction between two surfaces using a graphical
approach. To determine the relationship between the surface area of the block
and its weight to t
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the acceleration of mass through a paper tape timer.
Data Tables:
Data Table 1 (distance and time of dots)
Dot
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
D (cm)
0.0
4.2
9.3
15.1
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the coefficient of sliding friction between a block and smooth
surface. To determine the relationship between the mass of a block on an incline
and the coefficient
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the speed of light in glass.
Data Tables:
Data Table 1 (angles)
Angle i
Angle r
Sine i
Sine r
0
0
0
0
10
8
0.174
0.139
20
14
0.342
0.242
30
21
0.500
0.358
40
27
0.6
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To analyze the motion of a cart slowing down and determine the average
acceleration of the cart.
Data Table:
Data Table 1 (speed)
Dot No.
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
T
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To study the simple harmonic motion of a spring: To determine if the period
squared is proportional to the mass on the spring and to calculate the spring
constant.
Theory:
When
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To study the motion of a simple pendulum: To determine if the period squared is
proportional to the length of the pendulum and to determine the gravitational
acceleration.
Data
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To demonstrate the spring constant of the jumping toy using the Law of
Conservation of Mechanical Energy
Theory:
The system we use in the experiment is a conservative system whe
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the speed of light in water.
Data Tables:
Data Table 1 (angles)
Angle i
Angle r
Sine i
Sine r
0
0
0
0
10
8
0.174
0.139
20
17
0.342
0.292
30
23
0.500
0.391
40
31
0.6
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the relationship between the speed of the efflux through a small
opening as a function of the depth of the small opening and to determine the
horizontal distance th
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the speed of light in plastic.
Data Tables:
Data Table 1 (angles)
Angle i
Angle r
Sine i
Sine r
0
0
0
0
10
9
0.174
0.156
20
16
0.342
0.276
30
25
0.500
0.423
40
34
0
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the period of a timer
Data Tables:
Data Table 1 (periods)
Trial
1
2
3
Time (s)
3
3
3
No. of dots
126
117
121
Measured Period (s)
0.024
0.026
0.025
Theoretical Perio
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To study the motion of an object that vertically rises and falls near the surface of
the Earth given data about the object
Conclusion:
The purpose of this experiment was to stud
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the constant of proportionality for two elastic springs.
Data Tables:
Data Table 1 and 2 (displacement)
Mass (kg)
Force (N)
0.05
0.1
0.15
0.2
0.25
0.35
0.45
0.55
0.
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the average mass of a nail using a graphical method.
Data Table:
Data Table 1 (mass of nails)
No. of nails
10
20
30
40
50
Mass (g)
38.92
70.90
101.61
134.32
166.21
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To analyze the motion of a cart slowing down and determine the average
acceleration of the cart.
Data Table:
Data Table 1 (speed)
Dot No.
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
T
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the density of a plastic water pipe using a vernier caliper and a triple
beam balance.
Data Table:
Data Table 1 (pipe and density measurements)
Trial Diamete
r Insi
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To analyze the motion of a tractor moving at a constant velocity.
Data Table:
Data Table 1 (speed)
Dot No.
Travel Time (s)
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
0
0.17
0.34
0.51
0.68
0.85
1.02
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the horizontal launch velocity of a projectile that is propelled
horizontally from the table.
Data Tables:
Data Table 1 (range)
Trial
1
2
3
4
Average Range (m)
Hori
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine study Archimedes principle.
Theory:
Archimedes principle shows that an object in a fluid is pushed up, due to one of
Newtons Laws and the properties of a fluid. An
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the constant of proportionality for two elastic springs.
Data Tables:
Data Table 1 and 2 (displacement)
Mass (kg)
Force (N)
0.05
0.1
0.15
0.2
0.25
0.35
0.45
0.55
0.
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the reaction time of a physics student in the lab class.
Data Table:
Data Table 1 (distance and time before catching)
Table No.
1
2
3
4
5
6
Average
Distance Fallen
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the acceleration of mass through a paper tape timer.
Data Tables:
Data Table 1 (distance and time of dots)
Dot
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
D (cm)
0.0
4.2
9.3
15.1
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To learn how to use a meter stick.
To determine the average width of your laboratory table.
To determine the average volume and surface area of your block of wood.
Data Tables:
Table (Row) 3
Purpose: To investigate the relationship between the tipping times for wooden dowels and their
different lengths.
Theory: A wooden dowel is composed of particles that have a constant sep
Table (Row) 3
Purpose: To develop an algorithm that will ensure a victory when playing the toothpick
game.
Theory: An algorithm is a sequence of instructions and/or a set of rules that are used to sol
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the average density of water at room temperature using a graphical
method.
Data Tables:
Data Table 1 (measurements)
Volume of
water (mL)
50
100
150
200
250
300
Mass
Table (Row) 3
Purpose:
To determine the relationship between mass and weight.
Data Tables:
Data Table 1 (mass and weight)
Mass (kg)
0.1
0.2
0.3
0.4
0.5
0.6
0.7
0.8
0.9
Scale Reading (N)
1.00
2.00
3.00