Results


 Speed Test

On Surface

Submerged

 1

 2.96 ft per sec

 2.43 ft per sec

 2

2.82 ft per sec 

 2.75 ft per sec

 3

 3.05 ft per sec

 2.7 ft per sec

 Average

2.94 ft per sec 

 2.63 ft per sec

 

Error Analysis- Surface

 Error Analysis- Submerged
 Trial 1 Deviation: 0.02  Trial 1 Deviation: 0.2
 Trial 2 Deviation: 0.12  Trial 2 Deviation: 0.12
 Trial 3 Deviation: 0.11  Trial 3 Deviation: 0.07
 Average Deviation: 0.083  Average Deviation: 0.13
Percent Error: 2.83%  Percent Error: 4.94 %


 

 Turning Radius

 Right

 Left

Test 1
 6.42 ft  9 ft

Test 2
 5 ft 10 ft

 Average
 5.7 ft  9.5 ft

 

 Error Analysis- Right

 Error Analysis- Left
 Test 1 Deviation: 0.72 Trial 1 Deviation: 0.5
 Trial 2 Deviation: 0.7 Trial 2 Deviation: 0.5
 Average Deviation: 0.71 Average Deviation: 0.5
 Percent Error: 12.46% Percent Error: 5.26%


 Buoyancy system test

 Surfacing Speed

 Submerging speed

1

 1.43 ft per sec

 0.31 ft per sec

 2

 1.09 ft per sec

 0.27 ft per sec

 3

 1.11 ft per sec

 0.44 ft per sec

 4

 0.88 ft per sec

 0.16 ft per sec

 Average

 1.13 ft per sec

 0.3 ft per sec

 Any data that is listed in red has been discounted.

Error Analysis- Surfacing 

 Error Analysis- Submerging
Trial 1 Deviation: 0.3 Trial 1 Deviation: 0.01
Trial 2 Deviation: 0.04 Trial 2 Deviation: 0.03
Trial 3 Deviation: 0.02 Trial 3 Deviation: 0.14
Trial 4 Deviation: 0.25 Trial 4 Deviation: 0.14
Average Deviation: 0.15 Average Deviation: 0.06
Percent Error: 13.5% Percent Error: 20%


 We were not able to take part in combat because the submarine was disabled before it entered the water in Long Beach. Unfortunately, the other two subs did not appear in battle together again.


Background Essay

 Problem Statement

 Method & Materials

 Hypothesis

 Results

Analytic Essay 

Conclusion 

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