
Important Documents: Lab Syllabus Introduction To Laboratory Practices 
Lab Report samples: Well written “Don't do this!” 

Experiments marked Print instructions in color! are best printed in color for figure emphasis Experiments or documents marked with contain skills to be tested on the lab practical 
Week of:  Experiment: 
4 Sep  
11 Sep  Conservation of Linear Momentum 
18 Sep  Fitting Data to a Mathematical Function – Print instructions in color! 
25 Sep  Conservation of Energy on an Inclined
Plane – Print instructions in color! 
2 Oct  Finding the BestFit Function 
9 Oct  No lab this week – Fall break 
16 Oct  Kinematics: Constant Acceleration 
23 Oct  Making a Mathematical Model for a Square Pendulum 
30 Oct  Radial
Force & Riding an Elevator – Print instructions in color! Boo!

6 Nov  Projectile Motion 
13 Nov  Kepler's 2nd Law 
20 Nov  No lab – Thanksgiving break 
^{ }27 Nov  On the Descent of Balloons: A Theoretical Perspective 
4 Dec  The Speed of Light 
11 Dec  Lab Practical  Information Handout 


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