This quantitative, inquiry based laboratory exercise for physics or physical science classes examines the harmonic frequencies of transverse waves created on a spring.
Applicable to Physical Science, Physics, Honors Physics, and AP Physics classes.
Instructor's Notes and Student Worksheets are included.
This mini lab exercise can be used in conjunction with Mini Lab: The Speed of Sound
This exercise covers portions of the following California State Science Standards
Physics - Waves
Investigation and Experimentation