Middle School / Physical Science

Speed and Velocity

In this lab, students will use motion sensors to measure the position and velocity of a moving object.


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19_Speed_And_Velocity.pdf 293.91 KB
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Featured Equipment

Motion Sensor

Wireless Motion Sensor

The Wireless Motion Sensor uses ultrasound to measure the position, velocity, and acceleration of objects.

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 #19

Middle School Physical Science Teacher Guide

Speed and Velocity