PHYS 1111L

Spring 2014 Lab Schedule & Handouts: See table 2 below.
Labs Begin: Jan 13-18, 2014 You must attend the first lab session.
Location: NC 1320 Campus Map
Lab Exams: April 23-29, 2014 The lab exam will be given during the last lab session.
Text: Physics 1111L Coursepack
Download from this site or from your iCollege section.  Bring printed copies of each week's lab instructions to you lab session.
Lab Safety Requirement: Refer to the Lab Safety Policy here. You must sign the Lab Safety Guidelines and take the Safety Quiz by the 2nd lab session.  You must also read and abide by the Physics Lab Policies & Procedures.  These materials will be posted by your instructor in the iCollege page for your section.

Table 2

Schedule, Handouts and other Lab Materials

Week

Dates

Pre-Lab

Lab: Introduction & Procedures

Other materials/information
1 1/13-1/18   Finding Pi   Course Pack Introduction
2 1/21-1/27   Precision Measurement and Graphs   Vernier Caliper (animation)
3 1/28 - 2/03   The Force Table      
Drawing a Force Diagram
4 2/04 - 2/10   Motion in One Dimension

5 2/11 - 2/17   Gravitational Acceleration  
6 2/18 - 2/24   Friction  
7 2/26 - 3/04   Midterm  
8 3/05 - 3/18   Energy of Atwood's Machine   Waterslide Video
9 3/19 - 3/25   The Ballistic Pendulum (Course Pack 6)
10 3/26 - 4/01   Torque and Equilibrium (Course Pack 7)  
11 4/02 - 4/08   Rotational Dynamics (Course Pack 8)  
12 4/09 - 4/15   Simple Harmonic Motion  (CP 9)  
13 4/16 - 4/22   Resonance in Air Columns  
14 4/23 - 4/29   Lab Exam Lab exams are held during the last regular lab session.
Table 3
Other Information  
Format for Lab Notebook Lab Notebook
Guidelines for formal lab report Lab Report
Example Reports: Measurement

Measuring "g"

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