Episode 304: Simple Pendulum

In this learning episode, from the Institute of Physics, students investigate the simple harmonic motion of a pendulum. This involves discussion and student investigations.

The activities include:
• measuring the restoring force
• investigating the time period of a pendulum
• using a computer model of a pendulum
• looking at gravitational and inertial mass
• calculations involving pendulums

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