# Ch 8: Physics Lab Experiments: Motion

Watch video lessons and follow listed steps to complete physics lab experiments regarding motion. These labs will help you learn about topics such as Newton's first, second and third laws of motion. The quizzes that follow each of the lessons can help you gauge your comprehension of the labs.

## Physics Lab Experiments: Motion - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

The lab experiments in this chapter cover a variety of motion-related topics, including acceleration and momentum. You can also learn about the process of graphing a moving object. The Physics Lab Experiments: Motion chapter is designed to help you understand:

• Centripetal motion
• Stable orbital motion
• Energy conversions
• Gravity
• How to measure an object's speed

Video Objective
Forces Imposed on Objects: Physics Lab Identify balanced and unbalanced forces.
Newton's First Law: Physics Lab Learn about inertia and mass.
Measuring the Speed of an Object: Physics Lab Discover how to determine the speed of an object.
Graphing the Motion of Objects: Physics Lab Review how to graph the motion of objects.
Graphing Accelerating Objects: Physics Lab Interpret graphs of accelerating objects.
Acceleration and Gravity: Physics Lab Study the process of acceleration with air resistance and without it.
Gravity and Projectile Motion: Physics Lab Explain projectile motion.
Newton's Second Law: Physics Lab Discover the correlation between mass, acceleration and force.
The Effect of Friction on Accelerating Objects: Physics Lab Explore the effects of friction on acceleration.
Newton's Third Law: Physics Lab Explain action and reaction.
Conservation of Momentum: Physics Lab Explore the process of total momentum.
Energy Conversions Using Inclined Planes: Physics Lab Calculate energy conversions.
Centripetal Motion: Physics Lab Learn how to use rotating rods when studying centripetal motion.
Rotational Inertia: Physics Lab Define and explain rotational inertia.
Universal Gravitation: Physics Lab Explore the laws of gravity.
Gravitational Acceleration: Physics Lab Investigate gravitational acceleration in other parts of the solar system.
Stable Orbital Motion of a Satellite: Physics Lab Learn about satellites and stable orbital motion.

16 Lessons in Chapter 8: Physics Lab Experiments: Motion
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