Advanced Placement / Physics

Boyle's Law

In this lab, students use a low-pressure sensor and a syringe to determine the inverse proportionality between the pressure and volume of an enclosed gas.


Student Files

04_Boyles_Law_013-14881A-CS.cap 8.95 KB
04_AP2_Boyles_Law_S.docx 254.78 KB
04_AP2_Boyles_Law_S.pdf 430.98 KB
04_Boyles_Law_013-14881A-SV.spk2 6.40 KB

Standards Correlations

IB Topics AP Topics
3.2 5.B.7.2; 7.A.3.2; 7.A.3.3

Featured Equipment

PASPORT Barometer/Low Pressure Sensor

This sensor measures atmospheric pressure changes and doubles as a low pressure sensor. For use with PASPORT Interfaces.

Many lab activities can be conducted with our Wireless, PASPORT, or even ScienceWorkshop sensors and equipment. For assistance with substituting compatible instruments, contact PASCO Technical Support. We're here to help.

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Source: Lab #04

Advanced Physics Through Inquiry 2

Boyle's Law