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Magnetic Field Mapping

Visualize the magnetic field by using small compasses to trace magnetic field lines for a dipole, a repulsive dipole, and a quadrupole field.

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Induction: Magnet through a Coil

Examine Faraday's Law of Induction: A magnet is dropped through a coil and the voltage across the coil graphed as a function of time. The total...

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Magnetic Field in a Current Carrying Coil

The radial and axial magnetic fields of a current carrying coil are plotted versus position as the Magnetic Field Sensor is passed through the...

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Circuits Experiment Board

In this lab, students will learn how to construct a simple circuit to power a light bulb. Students will practice representing electrical circuits...

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Lights in Circuits

In this lab, students will investigate how various circuit arrangements influence the intensity of light produced by a light bulb. Students will...

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Ohm's Law

In this lab, students will explore the AC/DC Electronics Board using a multimeter. Students will measure current and voltage throughout a series...

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Resistance in Circuits

In this lab, students will select three different resistors to place in circuits in parallel, series, and combination. Students construct their...

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Voltages in Circuits

In this experiment, students will use the resistors they chose for Experiment 4 and a multimeter to explore voltages within circuits in series,...

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Currents in Circuits

In this lab, students will use their resistors from Experiments 3 and 4 to study currents in circuits in parallel, series, and combination.

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Kirchhoff's Rules

In this lab, students will experimentally demonstrate Kirchhoff’s Rules for electrical circuits. Using the Digital Multimeter, students will...

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