Newton's 2nd Law - Data Sheet

Cart Type

Distance

Cart with one rubber band

 

Cart with two rubber bands

 

Cart with three rubber bands

 

Cart with 500 g/ one rubber band

 

Cart with 500 g/ two rubber bands

 

Cart with 500 g/ three rubber bands

 

Questions

1. How is distance related to force in this experiment? To mass?

 

 

2. Describe the relationship between distance and acceleration. How would an increase or decrease in one value affect the other?

 

 

3. State Newton's Second Law in your own words. Do your results agree with this law? Why or why not?