Conservation of Linear Momentum (PhET Simulation)


The purpose of this experiment is to understand the conditions that make conservations of momentum and energy in collision. You will perform PhET simulation to see the collision events.

conservation of linear momentum (PhET Simulation) by Hiro's physics

Preparation & Warning

  • Please follow each procedure carefully.
  • Instruction and Data Sheet for Conservation of Linear Momentum (PhET Simulation)

    Excel Sheet for the Data Calculation

    For advanced students, the following handout describes mathematical detail conservation of linear momentum in general: Theoretical Aspect of Conservation of Momentum

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