Abstract:
The purpose of this experiment was to view how torque is affected by shifting the
fulcrum and by hanging various masses at various distances from the fulcrum. Torque is the product
of the position vector and the applied force, and the various di
Experiment 11 Lab Report: Moments of Inertia
Cameron Johnstone
Josh Isaacks
Kyle Jardim
4-06-17
Section 13: Group 3
Abstract:
The purpose of this experiment is to investigate rotational dynamics. We will look at how
changes in torque and the moment of ine
Experiment 5 Lab Report: Force, Mass, and Acceleration
Cameron Johnstone
Josh Isaacks
Kyle Jardim
2-23-17
Section 13: Group 3
Abstract:
The purpose of this experiment is to examine Newtons Second Law, force equals mass
multiplied by acceleration. By perfo
Name:
February 27, 2017
Post Lab Questions Experiment 7
Q1. Is mechanical energy conserved in these exercises? What about the total energy?
Q2. Name the conservative forces that created work in this experiment.
Q3. In Exercise 1 you should have found that
Centripetal Force Lab
George Bluth
I.
Foundation
This experiment was intended to introduce the concepts of centripetal acceleration and
centripetal force. This intention was accomplished through the calculation and graphing of
several components for Newto
Projectile Motion Lab Report
George Bluth
I.
Foundation
This experiment is intended to introduce projectile motion and the independence of the
horizontal and vertical components of a projectiles motion through experimentation and
calculation. The introduc
Conservation of Energy Lab Report
George Bluth
I.
Foundation
This experiment displays the concepts of energy conservation and work for students to observe
and experimentally prove. This is primarily achieved through the use of energy principles. In
both e
Velocity And Acceleration Lab Report
George Bluth
I.
Foundation
This experiment is intended to introduce the relationship between displacement, velocity,
and acceleration. This is accomplished through the use of a data acquisition program, a
photogate, a
Moments of Inertia Lab Report
George Bluth
I.
Foundation
This laboratory experiment is designed to introduce students to the dynamics of a rotating
rigid body. This is primarily accomplished through three exercises that teach the relationship
between torq
Force, Mass, & Acceleration Lab Report
George Bluth
I.
Foundation
This experiment is intended to display the connection between force, mass, and
acceleration. Students will observe how a body accelerates while experiencing a constant net
force. This is ac
Collisions in One Dimension
George Bluth
I.
Foundation
This experiment was intended to introduce the principles of conservation of momentum and
conservation of energy through the use of gliders on a frictionless and level air track. This was
accomplished
Torque Report
George Bluth
I.
Foundation
This experiment is intended to improve students knowledge of the concept of torque
through experimental confirmation of the values of several known masses in three exercises.
Experimentation will be performed by st
Measurement, Error and Graphing Lab Report
George Bluth
I.
Foundation
This experiment is intended to introduce the concepts of measurement, graphing, and
error analysis through simple empirical relationships and mathematical formulas. The
introduction of
Simple Harmonic Motion Report
George Bluth
I.
Foundation
This experiment was intended to teach students about the nature of the spring force and
the periodic motion of simple harmonic oscillator through the use of a spring in 3 basic
exercises. Students w
Experiment 6: Friction
TA: Yunhui Peng
02-21-2014
Lab Partners: Alison Markley, Riley Morien, Dillon Thompson
I. Abstract:
The purpose of this lab is to determine the coefficients of static and kinetic
friction between stainless steel track and a stainles
Experiment 5: Force, Mass, & Acceleration
February 14, 2014
TA: Yunhui Peng
Lab Partners: Alison Markley, Riley Morien, Dillon Thompson
I. Abstract:
The purpose of this lab is to show the relationship between force, mass, and
acceleration. This relationsh
Experiment 7 Lab Report: Centripetal Force
Cameron Johnstone
Josh Isaacks
Kyle Jardim
3-2-17
Section 13: Group 3
Abstract:
The purpose of this experiment is to develop an understanding of centripetal acceleration
and centripetal force. We will do this thr