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GYRO INVESTIGATION


In Class Activity:

    Devise a plan (written) in groups of 2 or 3 for investigating:


What factors affect a gyroscope’s/top’s motion? (example: how does the pull length affect spinning time? Etc…)


Make sure it includes MEASUREMENTS


Conduct your plan


Homework:


    Write the results of your investigation.

    Include:

        Procedure

        Data collection

        A graph or table (if appropriate)

        Further studies (if you had more time)

        Conclusions

        Error/Validity


Should not be longer than 2 pages!

Writeup/Share results with some sort of graph or chart..