Physics 21
Experiment #7
Centripetal force
Objective:
To investigate the motion of an object traveling in a circular path and the radial
force acting upon it.
Theory:
Radial acceleration is the accele
Lab Experiment #6
Specific Heat Capacity of Aluminum
By: Geraldine Coello
April 17, 2013
Physics 32
Lab Partners:
Augustine Amissah
Robert Steward
Definition:
A calorie is a common unit for heat. It i
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9 October 2016
LABORATORY 01
Audio Amplifiers
Objective:
To test an audio amplifier for gain, frequency response, and compression characteristics.
Components and Equipment:
Components:
1
1
1
1
Physics 31
Experiment # 2
Acceleration Due To Gravity
Name:
Jhunior Garcia Reinoso
Objective:
To study the motion of a freely falling body.
To determine the numerical value of g, that is the accelerat
Physics 21
Experiment 3
The Acceleration Due To Gravity
Objects:
To study the motion of a freely falling body.
To determine the numerical value of g, the acceleration due
to gravity.
Theory:
Displacem
Physic 21
Experiment 8
Equilibrium of a Rigid body
Objective:
To investigate the two condition for the equilibrium of a rigid body
The vector sum of the forces acting on the body is zero.
The vector s
Physics 21
Experiment # 6
Friction
Objects:
1. To investigate what factors are responsible for sliding friction.
2. To determine the coefficients of static and kinetic friction between two wood
surfac
Physics 21
Experiment # 4
Forces In A Plane
Objects:
To verify the rules of vector addiction.
To test the condition for a particle to be in equilibrium.
Theory:
A vector quantity is one that has magni
Lab Experiment #4
Linear Coefficients of Expansion
Definition:
Coefficient of linear expansion, denoted by has units of (C)-1
=
L
L 0 T
Aim:
1 To measure the coefficient of expansion of several metall
Lab Experiment #8
Heats of Fusion and Condensation of Water
By: Geraldine Coello
May 13, 2013
Physics 32
Lab Partners:
Augustine Amissah
Robert Steward
Definition:
A calorie is a common unit for heat.
Physics 21
Experiment # 3
Projectile Motion Parts 1 and 2
Objects:
(I)
To determine the initial speed of a projectile using the laws of conservation of
energy and momentum.
(II)
To determine the initi
Lab Experiment #5
Specific Heat of Aluminum
Definition:
A calorie is a common unit for heat. It is defined as the amount of heat necessary to
raise the temperature of 1 gram of water by 1 Celsius degr
Lab Experiment #1
Hookes Law and Simple Harmonic Motion
Objective:
1 To determine the relation between the force stretching a spring and its elongation.
2 To study the motion of a mass suspended from
Lab Experiment #5
Linear Coefficients of Expansion
By: Geraldine Coello
April 3, 2013
Physics 32
Lab Partners:
Augustine Amissah
Robert Steward
Definition:
Coefficient of linear expansion, denoted by
PHY32 Lab Experiment #4
Archimedes Principle
By: Geraldine Coello
March 13, 2013
Lab Partners:
Mamadou Diallo
G.Coello 1
Definition:
The density of a material is defined as its mass per unit volume.
=
Lab Experiment #8
Standing Waves in a String
Definition:
Transverse wave: The displacement of the medium is perpendicular to the direction of
propagation of the wave. Also, Transverse waves cannot pro
The Simple Pendulum.
Objects:
To investigate the harmonic motion of a simple pendulum.
To consider other periodic motion.
Theory:
Give definitions of the following, a complete vibration, period freque
Lab Experiment #3
Archimedes Principle
Definition:
The density of a material is defined as its mass per unit volume.
=
m
V
Specific gravity is the ratio of the density of the material to the density o