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The Physics 400
Trials
Distance (cm)
Time (s)
Average Speed
(cm/s)
1
100 cm
.8s
125 cm/s
2
100 cm
.6s
166.7 cm/s
3
4
100 cm
400 cm
.7s
2.2
142.9 cm/s
181.8 cm/s
A. Use your data from Table
Vinit Patel
Acceleration Lab
Examples
Initial Position (cm)
Initial Velocity
(cm/s)
Acceleration
1
0
5
0
2
5
5
0
3
4
0
0
5
10
4
-4
A. Select and compare the graphs of your zero acceleration trial to a
1. Define Gravity
Gravity - the force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth, or
toward any other physical body having mass. For most purposes Newton's laws
of gravity apply, with minor m
Vinit Patel
Acceleration Lab
Examples
Initial Position (cm)
Initial Velocity
(cm/s)
Acceleration
1
0
5
0
2
5
5
0
3
4
0
0
5
10
4
-4
A. Select and compare the graphs of your zero acceleration trial to a