CollegeHigh School / Physics

Graph Matching

In this lab, the velocity of a Smart Cart Motor is controlled by a Blockly program using an equation of motion.Students change the initial velocity and acceleration values in the program to try to match the provided position versustime and velocity versus time graphs.

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graph_matching_part-1.cap 10.90 KB
graph_matching_part-2.cap 11.47 KB
graph_matching_spk_S.docx 317.83 KB
graph_matching_cap_S.docx 317.88 KB
graph_matching_spk_S.pdf 317.19 KB
graph_matching_cap_S.pdf 315.04 KB
graph_matching_part-1.spklab 8.42 KB
graph_matching_part-2.spklab 8.91 KB

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Smart Cart Motor

Smart Cart Motor

Add power to your Smart Cart and control its motion through Blockly coding.

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