Physics 151 Experiment 2 In-Lab Questions
Shafi Mughal
1. The plot of the position vs. time graph is parabolic. What this means is that the acceleration of
the PAScar throughout the whole system is constant. We can also figure this out by looking at
the
Bouncing Ball Free Fall Experiment
Shafi Mughal
Physics 151 Section MN
Thursdays 10:10AM Room 214
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Abstract: In this experiment, we calculated the displacement/time graph of a bouncing golf ball.
We used a proximity sensor to ca
Chapter 3: Vectors and Coordinate Systems
3.1 Scalars & Vectors
3.2 Using Vectors
3.3 Coordinate Systems and Vector Components
3.4 Unit Vector & Vector Algebra
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Vectors
y
x
2
How do we represent a vector?
40 m/s
70
3m
4m
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Adding Vectors
Given two vector
Forces - Experiment
Shafi Mughal
Physics 151 Section MN
Thursdays 10:10AM Room 214
Tuesday, October 3, 2016
Abstract: In our second experiment, we calculated the acceleration of the PASCar. The car is on
a frictionless table and is being pulled by a weigh
Chapter 2: Kinematics in One Dimension
2.1 Uniform Motion
2.2 Instantaneous Velocity
2.3 Finding Position from Velocity
2.4 Motion with Constant Acceleration
2.3 Free Fall
2.6 Motion on an Inclined Plane
2.7 Instantaneous Acceleration
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Two Ways to Descri