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Learning to Use the Voltage Probe

Figure from experiment 40 from Elementary Science with Vernier

Introduction

A Voltage Probe can measure the voltage of a battery. This is one way of checking whether a battery is good. In this activity, you will learn about the Voltage Probe by working with a battery.

Objectives

In this activity, you will

  • Learn to use the Voltage Probe.
  • Measure the voltage of a battery.
  • Match patterns on the screen.

Sensors and Equipment

This experiment features the following Vernier sensors and equipment.

Option 1

Option 2

Additional Requirements

You may also need an interface and software for data collection. What do I need for data collection?

Standards Correlations

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Experiment 40 from Elementary Science with Vernier Lab Book

<em>Elementary Science with Vernier</em> book cover

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