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Video Discussion: Creating a Position vs. Time Graph using Stop Motion Photography

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Name: Creating a Position vs. Time Graph using Stop Motion Photography

Category: Kinematics

Date Added: 22 May 2014 - 04:26 PM

Submitter: Flipping Physics

Short Description: None Provided

We talk about a lot of graphs in the theoretical sense. In this video we are actually going to create a position versus time graph in a real sense. By using stop motion photography and stopping a ball at various intervals while falling, we will create a position as a function of time graph.

Content Times:

0:23 Identifying the Position vs. Time graph we are going to create

0:46 A single video slice of free-fall

1:19 Slow the video down to 1/8th speed

1:50 Creating the graph

2:10 Proving that reality matches the graph

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