F=ma experiment - Section 3: Students Perform Experiment

 
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Discovering Newton's 2nd Law

Unit 1: Forces in One Dimension
Lesson 4 of 11

Objective: Using a cart and pulley, students will determine the relationship between net force and acceleration for a fixed mass .

Big Idea: F=ma can be determined experimentally.

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