School of Physics Lecture Demonstration Manual

Gravitation

Mg-1 Guinea and Feather Apparatus

Published: Thursday 09 March 2006

To show that bodies of different mass accelerate equally under gravity.

Mg-2 Kater's Reversible Pendulum

Published: Thursday 09 March 2006

To determine "g" using the reversible pendulum method.

Mg-3 The Cycloid

Published: Thursday 09 March 2006

To illustrate some of the unique properties of the cycloid.

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