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Advanced Placement / Physics

Momentum and Impulse

Students use a Smart Cart and dynamics system to investigate the relationship between the change in momentum of a cart undergoing a collision...

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Advanced Placement / Physics

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,...

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Advanced Placement / Physics

Work and Kinetic Energy

Students use a Smart Cart and dynamics system to investigate the relationship between the change in kinetic energy of an object experiencing...

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Advanced Placement / Physics

Conservation of Mechanical Energy

Students use a Smart Cart and dynamics system to explore how the kinetic energy, gravitational potential energy, and total mechanical energy...

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Advanced Placement / Physics

Newton's Second Law

Students use a Smart Cart to determine the relationship between a system’s mass, acceleration, and the net force being applied to the system.

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Advanced Placement / Physics

Graphical Analysis: Motion

Students measure the position and velocity of a cart on a track to determine the graphical relationship between position, velocity, and acceleration...

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