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Videos tagged with pendulum (2)

BLOSSOMS - Finding Acceleration of Gravity "g" using Pendulum

BLOSSOMS - Finding Acceleration of ...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 8 years ago | 00:22:04 | 14239 views

This very interactive video lesson uses the Simple Pendulum experiment to enable students to answer the fundamental question: What is the value of g in my school and in my home? Students will learn to calculate this value by working in ...

Potential Energy to Kinetic Energy

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added 9 years ago | 00:01:11 | 35707 views

Two identical metal balls are dropped from the same height using an electromagnetic release. One ball is dropped freely, while the other hangs from a string, acting as a simple pendulum. Using two photogates, we see that the vertical v...