Showing 39 experiments that use the Wireless Force Acceleration Sensor.

High School / Physics

Centripetal Force

In this lab, students will use force sensors to study the centripetal force experienced by an object in uniform circular motion.

Source: Physics Through Inquiry

Advanced Placement / Physics

Buoyant Force

In this lab, students use a high-resolution force sensor to measure the buoyant force on a metal cylinder lowered into a fluid and then determine...

Source: Advanced Physics Through Inquiry 2

Advanced Placement / Physics

Coefficients Of Friction

In this lab, students use a motion sensor and a force sensor to determine the static and kinetic friction coefficients between two contacting...

Source: Advanced Physics Through Inquiry 1

Advanced Placement / Physics

Momentum And Impulse

In this lab, students use a motion sensor, force sensor, and dynamics system to investigate the relationship between the change in momentum of...

Source: Advanced Physics Through Inquiry 1

Advanced Placement / Physics

Rotational Statics

In this lab, students use a force sensor and tension protractor to demonstrate that the sum of the forces acting on an object in static translational...

Source: Advanced Physics Through Inquiry 1

High School / Physical SciencePhysics

Introduction to Force

Use a force sensor to measure and experience contact forces, and some non-contact forces, in relation to gravity.

Source: Physical Science Through Inquiry

High School / Physical SciencePhysics

Archimedes' Principle

Use a force sensor to explore the relationship between the volume of fluid displaced by a submerged object and the buoyant force experienced...

Source: Physical Science Through Inquiry

High School / Physical SciencePhysics

Newton's Second Law

Use a force sensor and motion sensor to develop an understanding of the relationship between the net force applied to an object, the acceleration...

Source: Physical Science Through Inquiry

High School / Physical SciencePhysics

Newton's Third Law

Use two force sensors to observe the relationship between an action force and the resulting reaction force.

Source: Physical Science Through Inquiry

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