Iona Physics Home Labs

These labs are keyed to chapters

 Chapter Conventional Labs (but without apparatus) Phone based labs 1. Introduction Curve Fitting / Hooke's Law Download and install Phyphox 2.Motion Blue Box / Flintstone / Dilemma Zone Accuracy of GPS 3.Acceleration Flintstone Accelerating ** Car, adjustable acceleration Identifying axes, 4.2D Motion Projectile motion Exploring Acceleration ** Measuring Acceleration 5. Newton's Laws Newton's Second Law (Word) (PDF) ** Find the force (WORD) (PDF) Angle of repose 6.Work and Energy Student Power Generation How much power can you generate? 7. Momentum Find the Mass of the cart Inelastic Collisions 8. Rotation (Optional topic) Centripetal Force 9. Gravity Gravity Angle and acceleration 10. Temp (Optional topic) 11. Thermo (Optional topic) 12. Solids, Lquids, Gasses (Optional Topic) 13. Oscillations and waves Period of Oscillator /Period of Pendulum /PhET Pendulum / Spring-Mass Doppler (Freestyle) Doppler (V.2) 14. Sound Speed of Sound in unknown gas | Doppler Sonar ** Beats 15. Light Illuminance 16. Reflection and Mirrors Experience your blind spot Brightness as a function of distance 17.Refraction and Lenses Index of refraction * Index of refraction and dispersion 18. Inerference and Diffraction Beats (alternate constructive and destructive interference) 19.Charges and Forces Coulomb's Law 20. Fields and Energy Phyphox lab ideas 21. Current and Circuits Measure the resistance /PhET /Resistance Puzzle 22. Magnetism 23. Electromagnetic Induction 24. Quantum (Optional topic) Photoelectric Effect 25. Atomic (Optional topic) 26. Nuclear (Optional topic) Half Life 27. Relativity (Optional topic)