Ball out


Hands in the air, senior Kasi West launches a tennis ball from a metal ramp while junior Sam Mikhail records data. “The lab proved to be a really interesting way of finding energy,” West said. “For fun, Sam and I tried to shoot the tennis ball the farthest distance possible.” The Ka-wa-bungee lab was performed to teach John Krehbiel’s AP Physics students ways of finding kinetic energy.