Use an angular data logging device to measure the rotational motion of a different objects. Introduces the concept of rotational velocity and rotational inertia and how they relate to torque.
- measure angular velocity
- calculate torque
- calculate moment of inertia
- use data logging equipment to measure rotational motion.
Links to Stage 6 Physics Syllabus Content
- Solve problems, model and make quantitative predictions about objects executing uniform circular motion in a variety of situations, using the following relationships: