Newton’s 2nd Law Lab: Constant Applied Force

Before Class Preparation:

In Class Activity:

  • Newton’s 2nd law simulation: Constant mass
  • Newton’s 2nd law: Constant applied force
    • Data to be collected individually (7 choose 5 or 9 choose 6)
  • Rubric for Lab Skills Assessment

After Class Work:

  • Review:
  • Create an appropriate data table with Google sheets
  • Linearize the data
  • Create an appropriate scatter plot and add a trend line
  • Calculate the slope of the trend line