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PHYS 1060-001: How Things Work

MTWRF 13:00-15:15 Room 204 Richard Lindgren

2019-07-08

2019-07-09
2019-07-10
• One or two extra large blocks for showing support force and Large bowling ball again for show
•  video  - Inclined Plane
(Include cart and masses and scale.)

2019-07-11

2019-07-12
• Center of mass toys, Newtons cradle, air hockey pucks,large mass in wagon with scale to pull it I need one without wheels to drag it and one with wheels, I also need pencils to put wagon without wheels on pencil to pull it, I want to show real ball bearings as an example, bean bag and super ball to drop and compare, a bicycle wheel with ball bearing just to show and spin.
•  video  - Center of Mass Toys

2019-07-15

2019-07-16
• Teflon rods, silk and spinner, UVa electroscope, •Two spherical conductors on an insulating pedestal •Van de Graaff Generator with needle to explain Corona Discharge •Parallel Plate Capacitor to show that the voltage increases when moving the plates apart •Faraday cage showing charge inside metal cup is 0. Radio inside cage too.

2019-07-17
• Teflon rods, silk and spinner, UVa electroscope, •Two spherical conductors on an insulating pedestal •Van de Graaff Generator with fluorescent lamp and cage to demonstrate Faraday cage again •Parallel Plate Capacitor to show that the voltage increases when moving the plates apart again. Focus on capacitor as a battery this time •Faraday cage showing charge inside metal cup is 0. •I’ll bring in two lemons to make a lemon battery. I’ll need the zinc and ?? plates and put two lemons in series. •KiloWatt meter

2019-07-18

2019-07-19
• An old oscilloscope to show 120 Volt ac signal on the screen? Three 100 watt AC bulb and cord to plug in wall socket to demonstrate ac and a meter - parallel circuit, Red and green LED coil with large grey magnet, Back EMF in an Inductor and Induction Coil, Jumping ring demo– Just for fun

2019-07-22

2019-07-23
2019-07-24

2019-07-25

2019-07-26
2019-07-29
2019-07-30
• Hi Al, Need player for video tape on your desk. Thanks Richard

2019-07-31
• No demos today