University of TN Chattanooga
PHYSICS 1040L LAB
SERIES & PARALLEL RESISTANCES
Object: To learn how to operate a Wheatstone Bridge and to verify the formulas for the
combination of resistances.
Apparatus: Slide wire
1.Draw the free body diagram for the cart on an inclined plane. Break the weight vector into
2. Does the acceleration due to gravity depend on the angle of the incline? Explain
Yes. The acceleration due to gravity is only dependent on
1/f = 1/s + 1/s'
Where f is the focal leng
ENPH 131 Assignment #2
Tutorial Problem (Rocket Height)
A rocket, initially at rest on the ground, accelerates straight upward with a constant acceleration of 32.2 m / s2. The rocket
accelerates for a period of 9.00 s before exhausting its fuel.