Recommended for Elementary.
You can use a Force Sensor to measure the strength of a push or pull. In this activity, you will work with a Force Sensor to learn how it works.
In this activity, you will
- Learn to use the Force Sensor.
- Measure the changing forces as you pull and push on the Force Sensor.
- Match shapes using what you have learned about the Force Sensor.
Sensors and Equipment
This experiment features the following Vernier sensors and equipment.
You may also need an interface and software for data collection. What do I need for data collection?
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