Mississippi State University
PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY

Lab Schedule
Spring 2014

1011
1113
1123
1133
2223
2233
Jan 13-16
Jan 20-23 Graphs Computer-Assisted
Measurement of g
Periodic Motion No Lab Computer-Assisted
Measurement of g
SHM - Spiral Spring
Jan 27-30 Scientific Inquiry Kinematics Wave Motion
on a String
Electric Circuits Scientific Method Periodic Motion
Feb 3-6 Kinematics Projectile Motion Resonance Tube Electric Deflection
of Electrons
Electric Deflection
of Electrons
Wave Motion
on a String
Feb 10-13 Motion Force Table Sound Electronic Measurements Electronic Measurements Resonance Tube
Feb 17-20 Simple Machines Friction Thin Lenses No Lab
Snow-day Makeup
T/W Only
Electronic Measurements
Prism Spectrometer
Feb 24-27 Midterm / Ohm's Law Centripetal Force
on a Pendulum
Snow-day Makeup
T/W Only
Sound
Ohm's Law Ohm's Law Grating Spectrometer
Mar 3-6 Circuits and Continuity Graphs Interference and Diffraction Galvanometer Galvanometer Thin Lenses
Mar 10-13 Spring Break Spring Break Spring Break Spring Break Spring Break Spring Break
Mar 17-20 Electricity
and Magnetism
Elastic and Inelastic
Collisions
Grating Spectrometer Simple Circuits Simple Circuits Interference and Diffraction
Mar 24-27
Snow-day Makeup
T/W Only
Motion
Snow-day Makeup
T/W Only
Force Table
The Human Eye (Nuclear) Radiation
and Half-Life
No Lab
Snow-day Makeup
Wed. Only
Resonance Tube
Mar 31-Apr 3 Light and Lenses Scientific Method Optical Instruments Resistance and Capacitance
in a DC Circuit
Resistance and Capacitance
in a DC Circuit
LED Measurement of
Planck's Constant
Apr 7-10 The Human Eye Moment of Inertia Specific Heat
of Metals
Magnetic Deflection
of Electrons
Magnetic Deflection
of Electrons
(Nuclear) Radiation
and Half-Life
Apr 14-17
Final Exam/Makeup
Resonance Tube
Makeup
Ballistic Pendulum
Makeup
SHM - Spiral Spring
Faraday's Law
of Induction
Faraday's Law
of Induction
Makeup
Reflection
and Refraction
Apr 21-24
Makeup
Phase and Impedance
in an RLC Circuit
Phase and Impedance
in an RLC Circuit
Apr 28-30


Links to Lab-Related Materials
Lab Repeat Form
Prelab Form
Graph Paper

Last Updated: 2013-12-06