# Tag - 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 motion. Weight is a measure of the interaction between an object and the planet the object is nearest to. Usually that planet is the earth. The weight of an object is related to its mass. In this activity we will find out what that relationship is. Required Equipment 1 Kg Spring Scale, Hooked Masses (1- 100g, 2- 200g, 1- 500g), Ring Stand and Base, S Clamp, Crossbar, Collar Hook, Graph Paper. Download

## 1000g/10 N Spring Scale

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## Hooked Mass Set

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## Ring Stand Base with Rod

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## Clamp Holder

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## Photogate Mounting Rods

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## Weighing an Elephant

Chapter 11 Lab #38:
Students will use a balanced seesaw to determine the relationship between masses and their distance from the fulcrum.

## Economy Triple Beam Balance

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## New York Demonstration Balance

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## Weight of a Sign

Chapter 2 Lab #5:

Purpose: To resolve a force vector into horizontal and vertical components.

## 1000g/10 N Spring Scale

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## Ring Stand Base with Rod

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## Protractor

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## No-Stretch Pulley String, 25 meters

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