Syllabus for Physics 202 Spring 2015
Instructor: George Hadjipanayis
Office: Sharp Lab 231
Email: [email protected]
Office Hours:
Wednesday/Friday
Lectures: Tuesday/Thursday 11:00 am to 12:15 pm
8:00 am
While driving on the interstate, you notice your
speedometer is not working. To determine the
speed of your car, you use your watch to
measure the elapse time between each mile
marker. If the elapse t
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Lab Report 3: FreeFall (Constant Acceleration)
INTRODUCTION
Any object that is dropped (freelyfalling steel ball) on Earth will move with constant
acceleration,
Pieter Kreyns
Title: Free Fall
Purpose: The purpose of this lab was to gather height and time data for a series of dropped balls and,
from this data, calculate final velocities and acceleration. By do
PHSY202 Lab 1
Standing Waves on a String
Instructional Goals:
Goal:
The first goal of this lab is to get reacquainted with laboratory practice and reports.
Get a firm grasp of the idea of resonance.
Kendra Wernl
PHYS201 Lab 9
Title: Equilibrium
Purpose: The purpose of this experiment is to study the meaning of equilibrium through applied forces
on a hanger and torque from a rotational axis.
Proce
Kendra Wernl
Partners: Jesse O., Gabby A.
PHYS201
Lab 10
Title: Rotational Dynamics
Purpose: The purpose of this experiment is to study rotational dynamics with the moment of inertia of
an object with
Kendra Wernl
Partners: Jesse O., Gabby A.
Title: Collisions in 2Dimensions
Purpose: The purpose of this experiment is to study the effects of elastic collisions and to decide
whether momentum and vel
Kendra Wernl
Partners: Jesse O., Gabby A.
Title: Collisions in 2Dimensions
Purpose: The purpose of this experiment is to study the effects of elastic collisions and to decide
whether momentum and vel
Kendra Wernl
Lab Partners: Jesse O, Gabby A
PHYS201 Lab 7
Title: Circular Motion
Purpose:
The purpose of this experiment is to study the theory of centripetal force from circular motion
Procedure:
Par
Kendra Wernl
Partners: Jesse O., Gabby A.
PHYS201
Lab 10
Title: Rotational Dynamics
Purpose: The purpose of this experiment is to study rotational dynamics with the moment of
inertia of an object with
Kendra Wernl
PHYS201 Lab 9
Title: Equilibrium
Purpose: The purpose of this experiment is to study the meaning of equilibrium through applied
forces on a hanger and torque from a rotational axis.
Proce
PHYS201/202 Laboratory Report Instructions
Laboratory reports should be clear and concise. Earned grades will depend on the quality of your
analysis and conclusions, not on the number of words on the
Latent Heat of Fusion of Ice
Abstract: The goal of this experiment is to find the latent heat of fusion of ice. This
is accomplished by utilizing the law of Conservation of Energy. This experiment
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Free Fall Lab
Abstract: The Free Fall lab is designed to measure the effect of gravity on an objects
speed while in a free fall. This experiment measures displacement and time to
observe the f
2x(m)
1.2
1.4
1.6
Vavg2(m2/s2)
0.163
0.209
0.253
Average Velocity^2 (m^2/s^2)
Average Velocity Squared vs. Twice the Distance
0.3
0.25
0.2
0.15
Column B
0.1
Line of
Best Fit
0.05
0
1.2
1.4
2x (m)
1.6
1.2
1.4
1.6
Vavg2(m2/s2)
0.163
0.209
0.253
Average Velocity Squared vs. Twice the
Distance
Average Velocity^2 (m^2/s^2)
2x(m)
0.3
0.25
0.2
Average Velocity
Squared vs. Twice
the Distance
0.15
0.1
Line
2
Time (ms) Time (ms) Time (ms) Time (ms) Time (s) Height
Velocity tavg
Trial 1
Trial 2
Trial 3
Average Average (m)
(m/s)
8
407.4
421.1
407.9
412.1
0.4121
0.809
1.963 0.08491
7
438.5
437.2
443.1
439.6
Kendra Wernl
PHYS201
Lab 6
Title: Force in 1Dimension (Applied on an Air Track Glider)
Purpose:
The purpose of this experiment is to study Newtons second law of motion (F=ma)by applying
force on an a
Kendra Wernl
Partners: Gabby A., Jesse O.
Title: Lab 5  Projectile Motion
Purpose: The purpose of this experiment is to study the theory of projectile motion by measuring the
maximum range acquired b
Kendra Wernl
Lab Partners: Jesse O, Gabby A
PHYS201 Lab 7
Title: Circular Motion
Purpose:
The purpose of this experiment is to study the theory of centripetal force from circular
motion
Procedure:
Par
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1. The energy required to increase the speed of a certain car from 19 m/s to 23 m/s is 195 000 J.
(a) What is the mass of the car?
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Quiz 4
Physics 201
1. To move a 32 kg crate across a rough floor, you push on it with a force F at an angle of 2 1 below
the horizontal, as shown in the figure. The coe
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PHYS201
Lab 1
Introduction to Measurement
Part 1 (Distance)
a) There are 1000 millimeters in a meter.
b) There are 0.1 centimeters in a millimeter.
c) One half of a meter is 50 centimete
PHYS201 Lab 1
Introduction to Measurement
Instructional Goals:
Understand how to measure and record the properties and of physical systems.
Determine how well a measurement is known.
Compare your re
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1) A 51.5 kg swimmer with an initial speed of 1.25 m/s decides to coast until she
comes to rest. If she slows with constant acceleration and stops a
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Quiz 1
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1. You jog at 9. 5 km/h for 6. 0 km, then you jump into a car and drive an additional 19 km. With
what average speed must you drive your car i f your aver