PHYS 2211L

Fall 2014 Lab Schedules and Handouts: See Table 2 below.
Labs Begin: 8/18-8/23 First week of classes.  You must attend the first lab session.
Location: NC 1320 Campus Map
Lab Exams: 11/19-25/2014 The lab exam will be given during the last lab session.
Text:   Download from this site, or from your iCollege section.  Bring lab instructions for each week to each 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
Half-Week

Dates

Pre-Lab

Lab: Introduction & Procedures

Other materials/information
1 8/18-8/23   Finding Pi   Course Pack Introduction
2 8/25-8/30   Precision Measurement and Graphs   Vernier Caliper (animation)
3 9/2-9/8   Motion in 1D
Drawing a Force Diagram
4 9/9-9/15   Adding Forces

5 9/16-9/22   Gravitational Acceleration  
6 9/23-9/29   Friction  
7 9/30-10/6   Midterm  
8 10/8-10/14   Energy of Atwood's Machine   Waterslide
9 10/15-10/21   The Ballistic Pendulum
10 10/22-10/28   Torque and Equilibrium  
11 10/29-11/4   Rotational Motion  
12 11/5-11/11   Oscillatory Motion - Springs

Oscillatory Motion - Pendulum

13 11/12-11/18   Waves on Strings  
14 11/19-11/25   Lab Exam Lab exams are held during the last regular lab session.

Table 3

Other Information  
Guidelines for Lab Notebook and Lab Report Lab Notebook and Report

Example Notebook

Formal Report Guide: Formal Report Guide
Example Reports: Measuring "g"

Friction Report

Mapping Three Electric Fields

Density of Metal Cylinders

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