Showing 42 experiments that use the Wireless Motion Sensor.

High School / Physics

Speed and Velocity

In this lab, students will make predictions about how a cart's speed and velocity differ. Then, they'll test their predictions using motion sensors.

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High School / Physics

Relative Motion

In this lab lab, students will use motion sensors to apply the concepts of relative motion and frames of reference to understanding velocity...

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High School / Physics

Acceleration

In this lab, students will use motion sensors to represent motion as a change of position in graphical form.

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High School / Physics

Newton's First Law

In this lab, students will use motion sensors to determine how force influences the motion of an object. Students will observe that an object’s...

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High School / Physics

Newton's Second Law

In this lab, students will use force and motion sensors to study the relationship between the net force applied to an object, the acceleration...

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Conservation of Energy

In this lab, students will use motion sensors to detect how energy is transformed in a dynamics system. Students will observe that the total...

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High School / Physics

Conservation of Momentum

In this lab, students will use pairs of motion sensors to explore the concept of momentum and its conservation during common types of collisions.

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High School / Physics

Impulse Momentum

In this lab, students will use motion and force sensors to explore changes in momentum during a collision. Students will determine how that change...

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High School / Physics

Work and Energy

In this lab, students will use motion and force sensors to develop an understanding of the work-energy theorem that relates the work done on...

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High School / Physics

Simple Harmonic Motion

In this lab, students will use force and motion sensors to determine the spring constant. Students will measure the spring extension created...

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