Virtual Photoelectric Effect Paper

Description

Instructions

Your task is to complete the experiment using the provided procedure. When you have finished, answer the analysis questions.

This is an inquiry-based activity. For this assignment, you do not need to submit a lab report. To complete this assessment, you only need to submit your answers to the analysis questions.

Objective

To determine the conditions necessary for electron emission, to calculate the energy of a release election, and to find any factors that determine the magnitude of kinetic energy.

Simulation

Select the link to access the simulation:

PhET Simulation: Photoelectric Effect