Physics with Vernier

This book contains 35 experiments in mechanics, sound, light, electricity, and magnetism.

SKU: N/A Categories: ,

$66.00$78.00

Clear

Education Levels

Subjects

Physics with Vernier has 35 experiments in mechanics, sound, light, electricity, and magnetism. This book has a wide variety of experiments for Motion Detectors, Force Sensors, Light Sensors, Magnetic Field Sensors, Microphones, Current & Voltage Probes, Photogates, Temperature Probes, and Accelerometers.

Features Include

  • Experiments for more Vernier sensors and accessories (including Vernier Projectile Launcher and Optics Expansion Kit)
  • Improved Preliminary Questions to help get students thinking about the activity
  • Time estimates for each experiment
  • Improved instructor pages, including more equipment and data-collection tips, as well as new sample results

AP, IB, or College Physics

If you teach AP, IB, or college physics, you should also consider these books:

Electronic Version

  • 35 ready-to-use student experiments
  • Access to up-to-date versions of the experiments
  • Instructions for data collection with Logger Pro 3, Graphical Analysis, LabQuest App, and EasyData
  • Essential instructor information including teaching tips, suggested answers, and sample data and graphs
  • Word-processing files of the student experiments, so you can edit the files to match your teaching preferences
  • Complete equipment and supplies list
  • A generous site license—buy one book and duplicate the experiments for your class

Printed Lab Book

When you buy the printed lab book you receive all of the resources listed for the electronic version, plus a printed copy of the book.

Experiment

Suggested Products

1 Graph Matching Go Direct® Motion Detector
2 Back and Forth Motion Go Direct® Motion Detector, Dynamics Cart and Track System with Go Direct® Sensor Cart, Springs Set
3 Cart on a Ramp Dynamics Cart and Track System with Go Direct® Sensor Cart
4 Determining g on an Incline Dynamics Cart and Track System with Go Direct® Sensor Cart
5 Picket Fence Free Fall Go Direct® Photogate, Picket Fence
6 Ball Toss Go Direct® Motion Detector
7 Bungee Jump Accelerations Go Direct® Acceleration Sensor
8A Projectile Motion (Photogates) Go Direct® Photogate
8B Projectile Motion (Projectile Launcher) Go Direct® Projectile Launcher, Projectile Stop, Time of Flight Pad, Independence of Motion Accessory
9 Newton’s Second Law Dynamics Cart and Track System with Go Direct® Sensor Cart
10 Atwood’s Machine Go Direct® Photogate, Ultra Pulley Attachment
11 Newton’s Third Law Go Direct® Force and Acceleration Sensor
12 Static and Kinetic Friction Go Direct® Force and Acceleration Sensor, Go Direct® Motion Detector
13 Air Resistance Go Direct® Motion Detector
14 Pendulum Periods Go Direct® Photogate
15 Simple Harmonic Motion Go Direct® Motion Detector, Springs Set
16 Energy of a Tossed Ball Go Direct® Motion Detector
17 Energy in Simple Harmonic Motion Go Direct® Motion Detector, Springs Set
18 Momentum, Energy and Collisions Dynamics Cart and Track System with Go Direct® Sensor Cart
19 Impulse and Momentum Dynamics Cart and Track System with Go Direct® Sensor Cart
20 Centripetal Accelerations on a Turntable Go Direct® Acceleration Sensor
21 Accelerations in the Real World Go Direct® Acceleration Sensor
22 Ohm’s Law Go Direct® Current Probe, Go Direct® Voltage Probe, Extech Digital DC Power Supply, Vernier Circuit Board 2
23 Series and Parallel Circuits Go Direct® Current Probe, Go Direct® Voltage Probe, Extech Digital DC Power Supply, Vernier Circuit Board 2
24 Capacitors Go Direct® Voltage Probe, Vernier Circuit Board 2
25 The Magnetic Field in a Coil Go Direct® 3-Axis Magnetic Field Sensor, Extech Digital DC Power Supply
26 The Magnetic Field in a Slinky Go Direct® 3-Axis Magnetic Field Sensor, Extech Digital DC Power Supply
27 Electrical Energy Go Direct® Current Probe, Go Direct® Voltage Probe, Extech Digital DC Power Supply, Rotary Motion Motor Kit
28A Polarization of Light Go Direct® Light and Color Sensor, Optics Expansion Kit, Polarizer/Analyzer for Optics Expansion Kit, Combination Track/Optics Bench
28B Polarization of Light (Rotary Motion Sensor) Go Direct® Light and Color Sensor, Go Direct® Rotary Motion Sensor, Optics Expansion Kit, Polarizer/Analyzer for Optics Expansion Kit, Dynamics Cart and Track System
29 Light, Brightness and Distance Go Direct® Light and Color Sensor, Optics Expansion Kit, Combination Track/Optics Bench
30 Newton’s Law of Cooling Go Direct® Temperature Probe
31 The Magnetic Field of a Permanent Magnet Go Direct® 3-Axis Magnetic Field Sensor
32 Sound Waves and Beats Go Direct® Sound Sensor
33 Speed of Sound Go Direct® Sound Sensor, Go Direct® Temperature Probe
34 Tones, Vowels and Telephones Go Direct® Sound Sensor
35 Mathematics of Music Go Direct® Sound Sensor

Preview “Ball Toss” from Physics with Vernier. The preview download includes student instructions, teacher tips, sample data, and more.

Download sample experiment

Weight 2.45 lbs
Dimensions 11 × 9 × 1 in
Version

E-Book, Print and E-Book

Ideas

Elementary School

Middle School

High School

College

Experiments

Find ready-to-use experiments that help you integrate data collection technology into your curriculum.

Educational Standards

Our products support provincial requirements for NGSS, AP, and more.

Educator Success

Learn from other educators. Find creative lab ideas using Vernier sensors. 

Ideas

Get inspired with these helpful ideas!

Products

Sensors

Software

Lab Equipment

Interfaces

Lab Books

Packages

Shop All Products

Vernier products are designed specifically for education and held to high standards.

How to Order

We offer several ways to place your order with us. Explore your options.

Learn More About Us

Our products compliment your teaching and help your students engage with key STEM concepts.

Educational Standards

Our products support provincial requirements for NGSS, AP, and more.