Inquiry-Oriented Physics Labs

Performance Objectives:

Cookbook Labs versus Inquiry Labs

Inquiry - What Physics Lab Activities Should Include

Requirements for Generic Lab Reports

Scoring Rubric for Generic Lab Reports

Cookbook Lab Example

Inquiry-Oriented Physics Lab Examples (MSWord files):

  1. Constant Motion
  2. Ballistic Pendulum
  3. Momentum and Energy
  4. Newton's Second Law
  5. Projectile Motion
  6. Freefall
  7. Moment of Inertia
  8. Harmonic Oscillator
  9. Resistance Relationships