Data Disk Lab
The purpose of this lab is to determine the kind of disk used and to estimate the storage capacity it has.
In doing this, the diffractive properties of light will be applied to microscopic measurement.
Density of Air Lab
The purpose of this lab is to determine the density of air using a barometer and Bernoullis equation.
Download the SensorKinematics app on a smartphone that has a barometer. Take a pressure
Mapping Magnetic Fields
The purpose of this lab is to investigate the effect of Earths magnetic field on the field of a bar magnet.
Clear away everything, especially metal, from a flat area and lay out a l
Geometric Optics Lab
The purpose of this lab is to investigate the numerical relationships between the object distance and
image distance of a reflection on a mirror.
Go to htp:/www.surendranath.org/GPA/Opt
Electric Potential Lab
The purpose of this lab is to map the equipotential lines between two charged nails placed in water.
Atach the ends of a 9 volt batery to two nails. Fill a container wi
The purpose of this lab is to investigate the properties of lenses and the refraction of light by
experimentally determining the focal length of a lens.
Tape the shape of an arrow
Series and Parallel Circuits
The purpose of this lab is to investigate the properties of electric circuits by calculating the power
dissipated by light bulbs within an electric circuit, then compare th
Jupiter Accending jet pack boots
The character, played by Channing Tatum uses these boots for the whole movie, not just one
scene.These boots are an example of bad movie physics because the force that it would take to
lift a full grown man can not be prod
To apply the concept of rotational equilibrium by designing and building a mildly intricate
1. Gather the materials
2. Take a sip of Red Bull
3. Measure the mass of the hanging items, and the lever
History of the period
An era of discovery and technological advancement
The Spanish, Portuguese, first and second French, Chinese, Holy Roman,
and Mughal empires all collapsed.
The British, Russian, German, and Japanese empires rose, and the
1. Nicotine is a naturally occurring substance classified as an alkaloid.
a. Alkaloids are composed of carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, and sometimes oxygen.
Nicotine is made up of ten carbon atoms, fourteen hydrogen atoms, and two
Writing Assignment #5
What kind of moral high ground would a human being need to ascend to in order to justly
decide if a person should be killed? Keep this question in mind while I attempt to guide you
through my thought process; the death
The period during which Georg Friedrich Bernhard Riemann lived was an era of
discovery and technological advancement due to the rise and fall of empires across Europe. As
the Spanish, Portuguese, first and secon
A classic and seemingly impractical means of propelling a robot is the ball. The
concept can be seen on popular TV robots, zipping around, but in recent years the
design has become very viab
THE TURING TEST
The paperclip maximizer thought experiment impresses upon the reader the idea that an
artificial intelligence will optimize its methods of carrying out its directive to the point where it
consumes humanity and all of our reso
1) Game Theory
a) How groups of people interact.
b) Cooperative Game Theory
b.i) Describes the outcomes of games in which the players come together in different
c) Non-cooperative Game Theory
c.i) How intelligent individuals interact with on