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Lab #6.3b Mechanics: Chapter 6  the Weight
Lab #6.3b Mechanics: Chapter 6 the Weight

Purpose In this activity, you will investigate the relationship between weight and mass. Discussion Mass and weight are different quantities. Mass is a measure of an object's inertia, the extent to which an object resists changes to its state of...

Lab #6.3a Mechanics: Chapter 6  Putting the Cart Before the Horse
Lab #6.3a Mechanics: Chapter 6 Putting the Cart Before the Horse

Purpose In this activity, you will observe the motion of a variety of objects under a variety of conditions. You will interpret your observations to learn the relationship between force, mass, and acceleration. Discussion Some of the most fundamental laws...