Devan Williams
Lab #1
Lab Partner: Kiana
Lab 1: The Motion Detector
Introduction
Motion detectors have changed the way people interpret position vs. time graphs and
velocity vs. time graphs. With the use of the motion detector, the LabPro interface, and t
Devan Williams
Lab #12
Lab Partners: Kendall Coleman
and Darius Harris
Lab 12: Atwoods Machine with rotational Inertia
Objective
The objective of this lab is to understand how moment of inertia and rotational kinetic
energy works.
Data
Trials
Trials I
Tri
Devan Williams
Lab #11
Lab Partners: Kendall Coleman
and Darius Harris
Lab 11: Static Equilibrium
Objective
The objective of this lab is to observe and calculate torque. Also we will be confirming
what the conditions are for static equilibrium.
Data
Part
Devan Williams
Lab #10
Lab Partners: Kendall Coleman
and Darius Harris
Lab 10: Rotational Motion and Moment of Inertia
Objective
The objective of this lab is to observe and understand how rotational motion, moment
of inertia, and rotational kinetic energy
Devan Williams
Lab #7
Lab Partners: Kendall Coleman
and Darius Harris
Lab 7: Collisions and Momentum
Objective
The objective of this lab is to observe the momentum and impulse of objects before and
after collisions.
Theory
We know that momentum is describ
Devan Williams
Lab #13
Lab Partners: Kendall Coleman
and Darius Harris
Lab 13: Simple Harmonic Motion
Objective
Theory
Procedure
Part I:
Part II:
Calculations
Error Analysis
Conclusion
Devan Williams
Lab #6
Lab Partner: Kendall Coleman
Lab 6: Force, Mass, and Acceleration
Objective
The objective is to learn how an objects mass affects its own acceleration. We will also
be studying how an objects mass affects the force of gravity.
Theory
Devan Williams
Lab #4
Lab Partner: Kiana
Lab 4: Projectile Motion
Objective
In this lab we will be studying projectile motion in two- dimensions. We will gain a better
understanding of how to use the equations of motion to solve certain problems.
Theory
I
Devan Williams
Lab #1
Lab Partner: none
Lab 5: Forces and Motion
Objective
The objective of this lab is to study and understand the relationship between force and
motion.
Theory
In this lab we will be using a force probe and motion detector to study the f
Devan Williams
Lab #2
Lab Partner: Kiana
Lab 2: Acceleration
Objective
The objective of this lab is to observe and understand how acceleration corresponds
with certain movements. Also we will be observing the relation between acceleration and
velocity dur
Devan Williams
Lab #3
Lab Partner: Kiana
Lab 3: Addition of Vectors
Objective
The purpose of this lab is observe the different vectors in equilibrium. We need
to observe what masses and positions are required for a system to reach equilibrium. Also we
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