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Acceleration Block
# 1G10.25


Description: A wood block is accelerated by a mass on a pulley.

Instructions: A pulley will be clamped to the edge of the table so that the string is as level with the table as possible. Attach masses to the end of the string and let them fall.

Hazards: Care should be taken to make sure your feet are out of the way of falling masses.

Parts: wood block
string
pulley with table clamp
hanging masses, or mass hanger and slotted masses

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