Kinematics 1: Speedometer Lab
What is the speed of the constant motion, battery-powered car?
To determine the speed of a constant motion, battery‐powered car.
Common Core Standards:
Devise your own method for determining the speed of your car.
The work which is documented in a lab notebook should be clear enough that others can follow it, understand it and if necessary, repeat the experimental procedure so as to verify the results. It is a public record which is documented with the expectation that others could understand it. The ability to thoroughly document and to keep clear, understandable records of one's work is a key skill that the professional scientist must develop.
Your lab report will include the following