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Projection of Spring and Circular Motion

PIRA 3A40.10

Image:

Photo of Demo

Description:

When comparing the shadows of a peg on a wheel and a mass on a spring, there is no difference in their motion (exept that of any phase difference).

Recipe and
Location:

Rotator
A-V Wheel
Spring
Mass
Table Rod
Right Angle Clamp
Small Rod
Light Source

Video:

Streaming Video:

Circular Motion and Spring

MPG Video:

None

Real Video:

None

Notes:

None at this time.

 

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