SHM—The Plots [Job]

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7th - 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
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This is part of the classroom curriculum I developed for use with my high school physics students.


This assignment focuses on a single theme and is most often given as homework, but could be completed in class as well. Students should be able to complete “job” worksheets on their own.


Given a position vs. time plot of simple harmonic motion, sketch corresponding plots for position vs. time. Then sketch plots for elastic potential energy, kinetic energy, and total energy.


Student document (print-friendly Google Docs file on Google Drive)

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1 Student Pages & 1 Key Pages
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