Physics 105/115 friction lab fric ion (frîk¹shen) noun 1 the rubbing of one object or surface against another 2 conflict, as between persons having dissimilar ideas or interests clash. Guidelines for a physics lab reports your measurement that bias your result (eg friction in pulleys that are assumed frictionless in 2 the formula. Experiment 6: coecients of friction figure 61: inclined plane equipment inclined plane wood block triple-beam balance digital balance lab pro and connections.
Explore the forces at work when you try to push a filing cabinet create an applied force and see the resulting friction force and total force acting on the cabinet. Physics labs user tools login the tension required to overcome kinetic friction thus the intercept b provides a measure of the friction of the system copy. Physics laboratory report sample the very low friction of the glider's wheels and of the pulley, any weight hung on sample lab report (ncsu physics. 1 friction force lab friction forces lab finding an object's through the use of tension force victor jeung, cathy liu, jason feng, terry tong.
Physics lab 211-3 equipment list 211 friction cart with reflector standard cart track setup meter stick set of 3 wood blocks including one with a reflector. Physics with vernier has 35 experiments in mechanics, sound, light, electricity, and magnetism this book has a wide variety of experiments for motion detectors, force sensors, light sensors, magnetic field sensors, microphones, current & voltage probes, photogates, temperature probes, and. Measure the coefficients of static and kinetic friction for a particular block and track experiment 12 from physics with vernier lab vernier lab books. View lab report - friction lab report from phy 1042 at saint joseph's university title of experiment: static and kinetic friction name: day and date performed: friday, october 24, 2013 day and date. Stevens high school physics laboratory manual page 3 object bare wooden block teflon block rubber block mass (kg) table 1: raw data from the friction lab 1.
Of static and kinetic friction experiment 6 the coefficient of friction speed you should have to tap the block to get it started in section 11 of the lab. The lab goes as follows: we have a car and rail set up a certain degree at the end of the rail there is a photogate, and we tape a ruler on the top of the car (so that it passes through the photogate. I developed this lab for my physical science classes, but i wish i had thought of it for my physics classes since we do more with the coefficient of friction in physics, i will be upgrading and adding this lab to my course for next year. Said owners are not affiliated with educatorcom you just have to go into a lab, get it, more physics, friction is something there is still doing lots of. Friction lab friction is a force that occurs when two surfaces touch in this lab you will investigate the factors that affect friction.
Friction lab investigating the factors of friction what factors affect static friction the factors of mass, surface, and inclination all affect friction the. The force of friction acts against the direction of motionnote that f k friction, f s, then the object is on the verge of slipping, and the coefficient of friction involved is called the coefficient of static friction, μ s. Physics 1250 syllabus/assignment sheet autumn 2018 3 week day date activity reading [chaptersection] prelab and lab homework 5 sun 9/16 es04 due 11:59 pm.
Change friction and see how it affects the motion of objects explore the forces at work when pulling against a cart, and pushing a refrigerator, crate, or person create an applied force and see how it makes objects move. Physics 31210 lab 3 static and kinetic friction introduction: friction can thought of as a force that opposes motion it never pushes when friction is strong enough. The force of friction we will be completing a formal lab report on the force of friction you will record a rough draft of the investigation in your science notebook.
What is friction until now in physics, you've probably been ignoring friction to make things simpler now, it's time to include this very real force and see what happens. To study the relationship between force of limiting friction and normal reaction and to find the co-efficient of friction between a block and a horizontal surface. View lab report - physics friction lab report from physics 1a at texas tech university friction lab part i: we are testing the effect of surface area on kinetic and static friction. This manual features over 30 college board curriculum and ap physics exam inspired lab activities coefficients of friction lab summary.
Thus this lab manual describes experiences (labs) that are caricatures of experimental physics our labs will typically emphasize thorough preparation, an underlying math. I need to design a lab to determine the coefficient of friction of a wooden block, and the lab table info that is given: you are to design a lab with necessary materials list to measure the needed quantities to determine the coefficient of friction, between the block and the table. Phy 211: general physics i lab page 1 of 6 pcc-cascade experiment: static and kinetic friction objectives • use a force sensor to measure the force of static friction.