Does the position of your body affect your heart rate? In this experiment, you will use a Heart Rate Monitor to measure your heart rate while sitting, lying, and standing. You will then use your results to answer the question.
In this experiment, you will
Use a Hand-Grip Heart Rate Monitor or Exercise Heart Rate Monitor to measure your heart rate while sitting, lying, and standing.
Analyze the results of your experiment.
Compare your results with those of other students.
Answer the question posed in the introduction.
Sensors and Equipment
This experiment features the following Vernier sensors and equipment.