Labs and Lab Information
Regents Exam Laboratory Requirements:
The use of scientific inquiry is critical to understanding science concepts and the development of explanation of natural phenomena.
As a prerequisite for admission to the Physical Setting / Physics Regents Examination students must have successfully completed a minimum of 1200 minutes of hands-on laboratory experience with satisfactory laboratory reports on file.
Throughout each quarter we will complete between 8 to 10 lab activities and experiments.
1. Two formal lab reports - 20 points each - see attachment below
These labs will be given one week for completion.
They must be type-written with the exception of graphs and calculations which should be done in pencil.
2. 6 - 8 informal lab reports - 10 points each
Informal lab reports will typically consist of completing a ditto packet with questions and calculations.
Informal lab reports are usually do within 2 days of the activity.