Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
SharePoint

1J30.10 - Car Balanced on Inclined Plane

The Web Part cannot find an InfoPath form in the specified location. Either the location does not have an InfoPath form associated with it or it is on a different site collection. Modify the Web Part Properties and select a list or library on the current site.

1J30.10 - Car Balanced on Inclined Plane

Preview
SelectSelected
Title1J30.10 - Car Balanced on Inclined Plane
Objective

A car sitting on an inclined plane is very carefully counterbalanced with strings and counter weights so that if the plane is removed the car remains in position and if the normal force string is disconnected while the car is on the plane, the car should stay put.

StatusAvailable
Assembly Instructions

Use the blue cart loaded with 520 g for a total mass of 762 g. Adjust inclined plane to desired height - i.e., set the "y" distance to desired value (or set angle at 22 degrees). Balance car on plane (~285 grams) - first without normal force, and then adjusting normal force properly (~707 grams).

Setup Time20
Operation Time
Preview Time5
Operation Instructions

A car sitting on an inclined plane is very carefully counterbalanced with strings and counter weights so that:

ExportableNo
Demo on DimeNo
PIRA 200Yes
Export Instructions (if different)
HazardsNone
Analysis/Information
Category1 Mechanics
Subcategory1J - Statics of Rigid Bodies
Keywordsforces, vector addition
Construction Information
 
  
  
car balanced on an inclined plane apparatus
1
protractor plastic 180 degree
1
squeezee clamp
2