Showing 10 experiments that use the Smart Cart (Blue).

## Work and Kinetic Energy

How is the work done on an object by a force related to the change in that object's kinetic energy? Investigate the relationship between the...

Source: Dynamics Systems

## Speed and Velocity Graphs

Use a Smart Cart to perform a conceptual exploration of graphs of speed versus velocity.

Source: Dynamics Systems

## Momentum and Impulse

How is the impulse imparted to an object in a collision related to the change in momentum of the object? Investigate the relationship between...

Source: Dynamics Systems

## Momentum and Explosions

How is the total momentum of a two-object system affected by an explosion? Experimentally determine if linear momentum is conserved in a system...

Source: Dynamics Systems

## Graphical Analysis: Motion

How is the shape of an object’s position-time, velocity-time, and acceleration-time graph related to its motion? Experimentally determine the...

Source: Dynamics Systems

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## Conservation of Momentum

How is the momentum and kinetic energy of a two-object system affected by a collision? Experimentally demonstrate that linear momentum and kinetic...

Source: Dynamics Systems

## Conservation of Energy

How does the mechanical energy of a cart change as its motion changes due to gravity? Perform an experiment that explores how a cart's kinetic...

Source: Dynamics Systems

## Average Speed and Velocity

Use a Smart Cart to graph position versus time. Use the data to compare average speed and velocity to instantaneous velocity.

Source: Dynamics Systems

## Conservation of Momentum

Students use two Smart Carts and a dynamics system to demonstrate that linear momentum and kinetic energy are conserved in an elastic collision,...

## Change in Kinetic Energy

Students measure the force from the Smart Fan, then investigate the relationship between the change in kinetic energy and the distance traveled....

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