Newton’s Second Law of Motion, Apparatus

Demonstrate how the horizontal component of force is independent of vertical components.

Description

  • Mounts on a corner of a table or using a ring stand
  • Demonstrates how the horizontal component of force is independent of vertical components
  • Contrary to expectations, students will see Newtons Second Law in action
  • Spring plunger propels balls at the same instant
  • Weight: 8 oz

Includes:

  • Aluminum base
  • Spring plunger with two settings
  • Two 1 diameter (2.5 cm) steel balls
  • Instructions with theory and experiments