Particle accelerator pre-quiz

Backgound Questions

What is your name?

Compared to other (non-coding) activities in this course at your school, how difficult was it to complete the planetoids coding exercise?

How easy or difficult did you find using the website to view the tutorial and then modify, run and submit your code?

Was the programming lab fun?

Question 1

Below is an animation of a charged particle in an electric field

What direction is the electric field in the animation?

Question 2 and 3

Use the animations below to answer question 2 and 3

Which of the following animation show the correct trajectory for a positively charged particle entering a constant electric field?

What is the speed of the particle when it is in the accelerator?