# PHYS171

## C6-02: INCLINED PLANE - FRICTION BLOCK

Category: C6 Friction
Purpose: Demonstrates that the coefficient of static friction is greater than the coefficient of sliding friction, and determines the coefficient of static friction.

## C6-01 INCLINED PLANE - FRICTION BOX AND WEIGHTS

Category: C6 Friction
Purpose: Shows that the coefficient of friction does not depend upon the mass of the object although the frictional force does.

## C5-18 FAN CART

Purpose: Demonstrate Newton's third law of motion

## C5-14 ROCKET TRIKE

Purpose: Demonstrate Newton's third law of motion

## C5-13 WATER ROCKET

Purpose: Demonstrate Newton's third law of motion

## C5-02 SPRING AND PULLEY PARADOX

Purpose: Show that the action-reaction pairs have equal magnitude

## C4-52 WEIGHTLESSNESS IN FREE FALL - MASS IN CUP ON POLE

Purpose: Illustrate apparent weightlessness in free fall

## C4-21 ATWOOD MACHINE

Purpose: Illustrate the second law of motion. Experimentally determine the acceleration due to gravity.

## C3-03 INERTIA - MASSES HANGING IN SERIES

Purpose: Dramatically demonstrate inertia

## C3-02 INERTIA - TABLE CLOTH TRICK

Purpose: Dramatically demonstrate inertia

## C2-27 FUNNEL CART ON INCLINE

Purpose: Demonstrate the independence of horizontal and vertical components of motion

## C2-26 FUNNEL CART WITH MASS OVER PULLEY

Purpose: Demonstrate the independence of horizontal and vertical components of motion

## C2-22 MONKEY AND HUNTER

Purpose: Demonstrate the independence of horizontal and vertical components of motion

## C2-11 RACING BALLS

Purpose: Illustrate linear kinematics

## B1-06: Double Cone - Large

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• #### C8-03: GALILEO'S PENDULUM

Demonstrate conservation of energy in a simple system. Read More
• #### C8-04 HILL TRACK

Demonstrates conservation of energy Read More
• #### C8-05: CONSERVATION OF ENERGY IN VERTICAL PROJECTILE

Show the relation between initial velocity and height of a vertical projectile. Read More
• #### C8-06 PILE DRIVER

Illustrates gravitational potential energy converting into kinetic energy converting into work Read More
• #### C8-11 INTERNAL VS. EXTERNAL ENERGY - SPRING-COUPLED SUPERBALLS

Shows that when energy disappears from the center of mass motion it may be converted into internal energy Read More
• #### C8-12: JUMPING MASSES WITH INTERNAL SPRINGS

Demonstrate conversion of internal energy of a spring into kinetic energy and then gravitational potential energy. Read More
• #### C8-13: BUNGEE JUMPER MODEL

Determine the minimum value of the spring constant of a bungee rope to ensure a safe jump. Read More
• #### C8-14 JUMPING CLAMP

Demonstrates mechanical potential energy transforming into kinetic energy Read More
• #### C8-21: ROCK AND WASTE BASKET

Demonstrate conservation of energy in a humorous way. Read More
• #### C8-22: ENERGY CONVERSION - SUPERBALL AND SOUNDING BOARD

Show transformation of energy from one form to another. Read More
• #### C8-23: WORK DONE BY PUSHING ON WALL

Illustrates that the wall and the floor do no work. Read More