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LaboratoryworkisanessentialpartofanAPPhysicscourse.
Thelinkspostedonthispagebelongtovariouscourseswebsites
andaredividedasfollows:

PHYSICSLABTUTORIALS
Basiclabskillsandlabreportwriteup.

PHYSICSLABORATORYEXPERIMENTS
Labexperimentslinks.

PHYSICSLABSUSINGVIDEOANALYSIS
LinksforresourcesusingVideoAnalysis.

PHYSICSOPENENDEDLABS
Over40ideasforopenendedlabs.

PHYSICS LAB TUTORIALS

PhysicsLabTutorials
TutorialsfromClemsonUniversity.

StudentLabHandbook
TutorialsfromIllinoisStateUniversity.
Excellenttutorialsonbasiclabskillsincluding:measurementtechniques,using
Excel,graphingtechniques,significantfigures,linearregression,precisionand
accuracy,uncertainty,%error,%difference,andstandarddeviation.

ErrorAnalysisinExperimentalPhysicalScience
VerythoroughwebpagefromtheUniversityofTorontoonallaspectsoferror
analysis.Thispagecanbedownloadedasapdffile.

LabWrite
NCStateUniversity
CompletelabreporttutorialsforPreLab,InLabandPostLabwriteups.

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PHYSICS LABORATORY EXPERIMENTS

DoloresGende:PhysicsLabs
AlistingofmyAPPhysicscourselabexperiments.

DesignExperiments
ExcellentcollectionoflabsinpdforWORDformatfromtheRutgers
UniversityPhysicsandAstronomyEducationResearch(PAER)group.

AlanvanHeuvelen'sExperimentProblems

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Archivedlinkto22Mechanicsexperimentsand9Electricityand
Magnetismprojects.Eachexperimentincludesabriefintro,instructor's
guidelinesandequipment.Allfilescanbedownloadedaspdf.

LowCostPhysicsActivities
Collectionoflinkstoactivityandsimulationsforlowcostinvestigations

APCentral:PhysicsWebGuide
TheAPPhysicsWebGuideincludeslinkstolabsforeverysingletopicof
theAPPhysics(BandC)curriculum.

PhysicsLabsbyJimKeefer
BrockportHighSchoolScienceDepartment
VerygoodAPPhysicsBlabresources.Eachlabisgivenwithobjectives,
materials,backgroundtheory,analysisandquestions.

ClemsonUniversity:PhysicsLabs
Excellentlabsforintroductorylevelcollegephysics.Itincludes
mechanics,electricityandmagnetismandwavesandopticsexperiments
foralgebrabasedandcalculusbasedphysics.

PracticalPhysics
Over600labideasinseveraltopicsfromtheInstituteofPhysics.

PASCO:OnlineLibrary
Collectionofover50experiments(mostlyMechanics)thatusePASCO
interfaces,sensorsandcomputers.

PhysicsPracticalWork
DesignedforanIBPhysicscurriculum.Itcontainslabexperiments
procedureswithdiagramsandsuggestedinvestigationsforeverytopic
inanAPPhysicsBcourse.

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PHYSICS LABS USING VIDEO ANALYSIS

TrackerVideoAnalysis:Opensource(readFREE)videoanalysistool.
Downloadablesoftwareandsamplevideos.

VideoAnalysiswithLoggerPro:Screencastdemoonhowtouse
LoggerProtodovideoanalysis

VideoAnalysisInvestigationsforPhysicsandMathematics
Dr.JoelBryan.BallStateUniverrsity
Acollectionof19Mechanicsvideoswithexperimentsuggestions.

DirectMeasurementVideos
Grids,rulers,andframecountersareaddedasoverlaysonthevideos.
Theseallowstudentstomakeprecisemeasurementsofquantities.

LivePhotoPhysics
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Collectionofvideosandclassroomtestedcurricularmaterials.
TheVernierPhysicswithVideoAnalysisbookisaproductofthe
NSFfundedLivePhotoProject.

PhysicsTeachingTechnologyResource
Dr.EugeniaEtkinaandDavidBrooks.Rutgers.
Over100downloadablevideosinallareasofAPPhysicsBthatprovide
aresourceofideasandmethodsforconstructivistphysicsteaching

Highspeed(superslowmotion)VideoClips
Sports,mechanics,animals,fluidsandassortedobjects

DoanePhysicsVideoLibrary
ThiscollectionhasvideosinTensionandAcceleration,GravityandAir
Resistance,ProjectileMotion,Waves,MomentumandMiscellaneous
Sports.Freedownloadsforteachers!

VideoPointResourceLibrary
Archiveofoverv100videosonallareasofMechanicsandSHM.There
areapplicationsinsports,humanmotionandamusementparkrides.All
videosaredownloadableandcanbeusedwithLoggerPro.

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