PHYS207 Lab 4
Work-Kinetic Energy Theorem
Instructional Goals:
Goals:
Accurately measure the work done by a falling mass to find the work done on a moving object.
Accurately measure the masses and velocities to determine an objects kinetic energy.
Quan
PHSY207 Lab 3
Coefficient of Friction
Instructional Goals:
Goals:
Determine the kinetic force of friction on a block of wood due to sliding on a track.
Find the kinetic coefficient of friction for different objects on the PASCO track.
o Determine how th
L02 Acceleration Due to Gravity on an Inclined Plane
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Pre-Lab Exercises
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Hand this in at the beginning of the lab period. The grade for these exercises will be
included in your lab grade this week. Feel free to look for the answers
Ch8P 1, 2, 3 / 4, 5 / 6, 7
8P1 A 2.5 kg block collides with a horizontal mass spring whose force constant is 320 N/m.
The block compresses the spring a maximum distance of 7.5 cm from its rest position.
The coefficient of kinetic friction between the bloc
Ch9P1,2,3,4/5,6/7,8,9/10,11/12,13/14,15/16,17
9P1 A box, open at the top, in the form of a cube of edge length L = 40 cm, is constructed
from a thin uniform metal plate. Find the coordinates of the center of mass of the box with
respect to the coordinate
PHYS207 Lab 8
The Physical Pendulum
Instructional Goals:
Goals:
To study the behavior of a simple harmonic motion physical pendulum.
To fit the experimental data of vs t for a slightly damped physical pendulum with the equation
max e Bt cos t .
To find
PHYS207 Lab 6
Static Equilibrium
Instructional Goals:
Goal:
Investigate the concepts of Torques and Forces in Equilibrium.
Apply vector decomposition (see Vectors lab)
Use quantitative analysis to determine if your experimental setup agrees with the pr
PHYS207 Lab 5
ImpulseMomentum Theorem
Instructional Goals:
Accurately measure the force applied to a moving cart.
Accurately measure the carts velocity at different times to calculate its momentum.
Quantitatively compare the force applied to an object thr
L03 The Coefficient of Static Friction
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Pre-Lab Exercises
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1.
A box of mass m is resting on a flat table.
L08 Simple Harmonic Motion (SHM) Physical Pendulum Plate
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Simple Harmonic Motion Physical Pendulum
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Purpose:
a) To study the behavior of a simple harmonic motion physical pendulum.
b) To fit the experimental dat
L06 A Rigid Body in Static Equilibrium
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Pre-Lab Exercises
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Hand this in at the beginning of the lab period. The grade for these exercises will be
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1. What is the formula that gives torque, a vec
L01 Introductory Exercises and the Acceleration Due to Gravity
Pre-Lab Exercises
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1) What general formula,
L05 The Impulse-Momentum Theorem
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Pre-Lab Exercises
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1. What formula is typically used to represent the im
L07 Rotational Motion and the Moment of Inertia
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Pre-Lab Exercise
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In class we derived the moment of inert