This is an experiment based on showing the effects of Friction. -
It is called "The Mu of the Shoe" and requires students to find and calculate the coefficient of friction of their shoe across different frictions with different masses.
A powerpoint,worksheet that shows how to perform the simple friction experiment. The worksheet consists of a data table, pre-lab questions and post lab questions to check for understanding.
There are open ended long answer questions to check for understanding.