Newton’s 2nd Law Lab: Constant Applied Force

Before Class Preparation:

In Class Activity:

  • Newton’s 2nd law: Constant applied force
    • Data to be collected individually
  • Students could also be linearizing the simulation submission from the previous week

After Class Work:

  • In the Google Classroom:
    • 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
  • Braingenie

Free fall of a tennis ball (Day 2)

Before Class Preparation:

In Class Group work:

  • Reaction time: catching a metre stick
    • How does it affect your data from yesterday?
  • Lesson: Uncertainties
    • Instrumental vs Spread
  • Organizing data: Averaging raw data and its uncertainties

After Class Practice: