This activity asks students to analyze the effect of speed on the physics concepts of work and power using just a meter stick and stopwatch, a wh. Energy is the ability to do work power is the rate at which work is done it is the amount of work per unit of time d the formula for power is power = work / time d power = (force x distance) / time predictions. Middle grades science running the stairs measuring work, energy, and power work, power and energy • 2006 middle grades 8 posttest, free response question 2 gravity and the power level at which you performed the work materials each lab group will need the following: meter stick stopwatch string washer, 2 in.
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88 lab 6 - work and energy university of virginia physics department modified from p laws, d sokoloff, r thornton phys 2030, fall 2010 supported by national science foundation and the.
Purpose: to investigate work and power materials: meter stick, stopwatch and your weight in lbs.
This lab activity introduces the concepts of work and power to physical science students it involves some simple calculations and thought problems involving work, potential energy and power following a physical activity in lab by the students the only special materials required are stairs, bleachers or. Using lab notebooks share the photo gallery 1-d kinematics newton's laws vectors - motion and forces in two dimensions momentum and its conservation the physics classroom » physics tutorial » work, energy, and power work, energy, and power lesson 1 - basic terminology and concepts definition and mathematics of work calculating.
Calculate your work and you power for each of the three climbs: 1) was the amount of work you did for each trial the same why 2) was the amount of power you expended the same for each trial why or why not stair-climbing power lab.