Remember: As long as you act like a scientist when we do science, you will be treated like a scientist and conduct investigations. If not, you get to watch the rest of us do science.
To plan an investigation that identifies factors that determine the friction force between two objects
- Do Now– Copy down today’s homework assignment in your planner; Get out your science notebook and add to the Table of Contents- “Shipping Conclusion p.74” (Left Side); Head page 74 properly with “Shipping & Sliding-Conclusion-3/16/16.”
- Experiment– Shipping and Sliding (Friction)- Consider what kind of graph is most appropriate and plot appropriate and accurate data that will lead toward a conclusion. What conclusion can you make based on your data? Write a brief report on p.74 describing your experiment, your findings, and how they compare to your prediction.
- Complete graph due tomorrow, 3/17
- Science Notebook due Friday, 3/18