Maria Vassileva
Lab 1
01/30/2016
Lab 1
Objective: To understand how to measure experimental error via accuracy and precision.
Experimental error is the difference between a measurement and the true value or between
two measured values. Experimental error
Lab 11
Lab 11 Simple Machines - Pulleys
1. Objective: The objective of this lab is to investigate the properties of a pulley and its use
as a simple machine
Materials:
1 Support for pulleys
1 Small plastic bag
1 Coins or washers for weights
2 Pulleys
1 Sc
Lab 10
Lab 10 Torques, Equilibrium and Center of Gravity
1. Objective: The objective of this lab is to find the center of gravity of a meter stick,
center of gravity of different systems and unknown mass using equations of equilibrium
with the purpose of
Lab 5
Lab 4 Acceleration
Objective: The objective of this lab is to explore the concept of friction.
Materials: Friction block set (from labpaq) protractor, Scale-Spring, tape measure, a can of soda,
ruler as a ramp.
Method:
Using a spring scale, I pulled
Lab 2
Lab 2 The addition and resolution of vectors: Force Table
Objective: The objective of this lab is to practice adding vectors using analytical and graphical
addition and then comparing the two methods. There are two main ways of adding vectors. The
g
Lab 6
Lab 6 Atwoods Machine
Objective: The objective of this lab is to explain how the acceleration of a system varies with
changes in mass with a constant (unbalanced) force, explain how the acceleration of a system
varies with changes in net force with
Lab 1
Lab 1
Objective: To understand how to measure experimental error via accuracy and precision.
Experimental error is the difference between a measurement and the true value or between
two measured values. Experimental error itself is measured by its a
PHYS 1211K
SAMPLE MIDTERM EXAM
1. The standard exam page is 8.50 inches by 11.0 inches. Its area in cm2 is
a. 19.5
b. 36.8
c. 93.5
d. 237.
e. 603.
2. If you drove day and night without stopping for one year without exceeding the legal highway speed limit
Phys 1211K
PRACTICE FINAL EXAMINATION
1) The following conversion equivalents are given:
1 m = 100 cm 1 in = 2.54 cm 1 ft = 12 in
A bin has a volume of 1.5 m3. The volume of the bin, in ft3, is closest to:
A) 35
B) 41
C) 47
D) 53
E) 59
2) A CD-ROM disk ca
Maria Vassileva
Lab 2
01/30/2016
Lab 2 The addition and resolution of vectors: Force Table
Objective: The objective of this lab is to practice adding vectors using analytical and graphical
addition and then comparing the two methods. There are two main wa
Maria Vassileva
Lab 5
02/27/2016
Lab 4 Acceleration
Objective: The objective of this lab is to explore the concept of friction.
Materials: Friction block set (from labpaq) protractor, Scale-Spring, tape measure, a can of soda,
ruler as a ramp.
Method:
Usi
Maria Vassileva
Lab 6
03/09/2016
Lab 6 Atwoods Machine
Objective: The objective of this lab is to explain how the acceleration of a system varies with
changes in mass with a constant (unbalanced) force, explain how the acceleration of a system
varies with
Maria Vassileva
Lab 8
03/27/2016
Lab 8 Simulation "Rotational Motion (Moment of Inertia)"
Objective: The objective of this lab is to test Newton's second law for rotational motion. This
will be tested by exerting a torque on an object and then calculating
Maria Vassileva
Lab 3
02/07/2016
Lab 3 Data Collection
Objective: The objective of this lab is to from a hypothesis about the velocity and collect and
record the data. The first hypothesis is for the pitching velocity of a ball, the second is about
rollin
Maria Vassileva
Lab 4
02/17/2016
Lab 4 Acceleration
Objective: The objective of this lab is to explore the concept of friction.
Materials: Friction block set (from labpaq) protractor, Scale-Spring, tape measure, a can of soda,
ruler as a ramp.
Method:
Usi
Lab 9
Lab 9 The Simple Pendulum
Objective: This lab will demonstrate the simple pendulum method for finding the value of g,
and the acceleration due to gravity and how physical parameters are varied for investigating
theoretical predications.
Materials: