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Spring and Mass Oscillations

A Motion Sensor measures the position of the oscillating mass, and the Force Sensor is used to determine the spring constant. The period of oscillation is measured, and compared to the theoretical value.


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41__Spring_and_Mass_Oscillations_w_Data.cap 4.16 MB
41_Spring_and_Mass_Oscillations.cap 4.10 MB
41_Spring_and_Mass_Oscillations.docx 4.21 MB
41_Equation.JPG 24.20 KB
41_Mass_and_Spring.jpg 241.69 KB
41_Reflector_001.jpg 3.64 MB
41_Spring_Constant.jpg 131.00 KB
41_String.jpg 170.57 KB
41_Spring_and_Mass_Oscillations.pdf 125.16 KB
Source: Lab #41

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Spring and Mass Oscillations