Pendulum Energy

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Title Pendulum Energy
Description Analyze the gravitational potential energy and the kinetic energy of a pendulum swinging at various amplitudes. Plotting max. speed^2 vs. vertical distance fallen allows for determining a value for "g". Also, reviews centripetal motion.
Subject Physics
Level High School, Undergrad - Intro
Type Lab, Remote Learning
Duration 90 minutes
Answers Included No
Language English
Keywords conservation of energy
Simulation(s) Pendulum Lab (HTML5)

Author(s) Denise
School / Organization Wake Technical Community College
Date submitted 6/23/20
Date updated 6/23/20