Day 87: More with Spinney Chairs: Acceleration vs. Velocity

For the next couple of days we will be investigating the factors that affect centripetal acceleration. On Friday we took data to look at the relationship between the speed of the object (the Labquest) and the acceleration. We’ll be graphing and white boarding on Monday, I’m excited to see how the results pan out!

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2 Comments on “Day 87: More with Spinney Chairs: Acceleration vs. Velocity”

  1. […] Day 87: More with Spinney Chairs: Acceleration vs. Velocity → […]

  2. […] hard to actually spin the chair at a constant rate. I’ve seen a variety of techniques, but most groups either reach from above on the back, keeping their hand on the back the whole time […]


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