Hookes Law
Hookes Law
Name: Meagon Beckerwerth
Read the Instructions and Procedure from the manual pages 153 and 154.
Record the cumulative stretch ( elongation) for one spring . Make sure you dont stretch the spring beyond the elasticity limits.
Accumula

Resistors in Series and Parallel
Beckerwerth, Meagon
PHYS 1402-Summer 2
Lab#4- Resistors in Series and Parallel
7/20/2016
Introduction
Use resistors in parallel and in series, and how to calculate the total resistance of an electric circuit.
Perform a ser

Polarized Light
Beckerwerth, Meagon
PHYS 1402-Summer 2
Lab#8- Polarized Light
7315/2016
Introduction
Explore the polarization of light, polarizing filters, and light intensity changes. Use both qualitative and
quantitative methods to determine the amount

Diffraction Grating
Beckerwerth, Meagon
PHYS 1402-Summer 2
Lab#9- Diffraction Grating
8/1/2016
Introduction
Students will observe the interference pattern produced by passing a laser beam through a diffraction
grating. They will determine the distance bet

Vectors Addition
Course: Physics
Name
Instructor:
Date:
Section:
Lab Procedures:
In this lab you will use two different methods to find the resultant of various combinations of forces, and
then compare your results. These forces are given in column 2 of T

Resistors in Series and Parallel
Beckerwerth, Meagon
PHYS 1402-Summer 2
Lab#4- Resistors in Series and Parallel
7/20/2016
Introduction
Use resistors in parallel and in series, and how to calculate the total resistance of an electric circuit.
Perform a ser

Laboratory Equipment and Techniques
While many of these techniques and equipment are most applicable to specific science disciplines
in formal laboratory facilities, knowledge of these items is often required for the study of other
science disciplines and

Zipping Files
Lab Report Assistant documents can be large data files. Zipping files is necessary as it reduces
the file sizes so you can email these large files. Software which will enable you to zip files includes
WinZip, iZip, 7-Zip and Info-ZIP (some a

Friction
Friction
Name : Meagon Beckerwerth
Obser vations
Flat Board
FFr
FN
F
Mass of block:
417.3 Kg
Weight
N
Normal force for flat board:
FN = mg
FG
Type the equation used to calculate k and s:
Ffr/FN
tan(theta)=height/base
Data Table 1:
DaTTttT
Force o

Introduction to Electrical Circuits
Beckerwerth, Meagon
PHYS 1402-Summer 2
Lab #3-Introduction to Electrical Circuits
7/16/15
Introduction
Learn the principles of an electric circuit. Explore how to use the various functions of a digital
multimeter, inclu

Measurement: Length, Mass, Volume, Density, and Time
Measurements of Length, Mass and
Time
NAME: Meagon Beckerwerth
Instructor: Hossu
Objectives:
To make basic measurements of length, mass and time
To practice graphing using spreadsheet software and/or pa

Madison Doyle
26. The maximum mass m1 that a person can hold in a hand when the arm is
positioned with a 1050 angle at the elbow as shown in is 26 kg. Assume
the forearm and hand have a total mass of m2=2 kg with a center of
gravity
that is 15 cm from the

Determining the Speed of Sound
Determining the Speed of Sound
Name Madison Doyle
Obser vations
Data Table 1: Calculation of sound wavelength
Tuning fork
frequency (f),
Hz (printed
on the fork)
384 Hz
Length, L
(water level
to top of
tube)
0.091 m
Diameter

Hookes Law
Hookes Law
Name Madison Doyle
Read the Instructions and Procedure from the manual pages 153 and 154.
Record the cumulative stretch ( elongation) for one spring . Make sure you dont stretch the spring beyond the elasticity limits.
Force (N)
Data

Fluids at rest: pressure, density, hydrostatic pressure, Pascals principle and Archimedes principle
1. A piece of iron is floating in mercury. What percentage of the volume is submerged in mercury?
If the iron is floating, then the net force on it is zero

Specific Heat Capacity of Metals
Name
Madison Doyle
In this experiment keep the values of the masses in grams and using the measured values of
temperature in Celsius you will get the values of specific heat in cal/g C.
Keep the object long enough in boili

AccelerAtion
Acceleration
Name: Madison Doyle
Do not include the units in the rows for the various trials of the experiment.
They are indicated in the tables header.
Data Table
Height of ramp: 0.165m
TRIAL No.
1
2
3
4
5
Distance (x)
m
.20
.20
.20
.20
.20

Friction
Friction
Name : Madison Doyle
Obser vations
Flat Board
FFr
FN
F
Mass of block:
0.4146 Kg
Weight= 4.06 N
FG
Normal force for flat board: FN
= mg
Type the equation used to calculate k and s:
Data Table 1:
Wood on Flat Board
DaTTttT
Force of Kinetic

Measurement: Length, Mass, Volume, Density, and Time
Measurements of Length, Mass and
Time
NAME: Madison Doyle
Instructor: Dr. Hossu
Objectives:
To make basic measurements of length, mass and time
To practice graphing using spreadsheet software and/or pap

Sample Problems for Thermodynamics and Calorimetry
1. Ideal Gas Law
Ideal gas law problems relate the pressure, temperature, and volume of a perfect gas in one
set of conditions to the values of these quantities in a later set of conditions. The relations

Saving Correctly
Once you have completed your Lab Report Assistant, add your name to the end of the file
name as you save it.
Save the file type as a Microsoft Word 97 - 2003 Document (.doc) to ensure that your
Instructor will be able to open your work.
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