Physics M Spring

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MECHANICS, HEAT AND HEAT TRANSFER

Homework

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Class Info

This is where you can find info about what we may study in class.

  • Calendar for the semester
  • Week of 05/04:
    • Momentum Unit ends: correct HWs + Quiz review
    • Energy, Work and Power starts: online tutorial
    • Quiz 4 due 05/13
  • Week of 04/27:
    • End and Discuss paper car lab
    • Momentum Unit starts: online tutorial + lecture + worksheets
    • 04/30: All school play
  • Week of 04/20: Spring Vacation
  • Week of 04/13:
    • Newton's Laws unit ends: Concepts review + Worksheets + discuss Forces Lab + review packet
    • Quiz 3 due
    • Mid-Term Evals
    • Mid-Term Lab project: Paper Cars
  • Week of 04/06:
    • Newton's Laws unit continues: Types of forces + Second Law - F = ma + third law action/reaction; Labs + Concepts Review + Worksheets
    • College visits
  • Week of 03/30:
    • Quiz 2 - Projectile Motion
    • Newton's Laws unit continues:  First Law - Inertia; Online tutorial + Concepts Review + Worksheets
  • Week of 03/23:
    • Quiz review + Quiz 2 - Projectile motion unit ends
    • Newton's laws of motion unit starts: First law (online activities, labs, lectures + worksheets) + "Free the Ketchup" Intro Lab
  • Week of 03/16:
    • Projectile 2D Motion unit ends: Lab + PowerPoint Lecture + worksheets
  • Week of 03/04:
    • Linear (1D) Motion unit ends: Quiz 1
    • Projectile 2D Motion unit continues: Lab + PowerPoint Lecture + worksheets
  • Week of 02/24:
    • Linear (1D) Motion unit continues: Free Fall, PowerPoint lecture, Free Fall lab, Describing motion with equations, practice worksheets.
    • Projectile 2D Motion unit starts: online tutorial at "The Physics Place."
  • Week of O2/17:
    • Linear (1D) Motion unit continues: linear motion lab, PowerPoint lecture, practice worksheets.
    • Mythbusters "Penny Drop" episode
  • Week of 02/10:
    • Linear (1D) Motion unit starts: vectors and scalars, vector treasure map, linear motion lab, PowerPoint lecture, practice worksheets.
  • Week of 02/04:
    • Intro to Physics M: Class expectations
    • (Optional) For non-returning students
      • Science and the Scientific Method
      • The essential laws/theories of Physics
      • Physics Essentials: Measurements, Accuracy vs. precision, Units, Conversion of units, derived units ... (starts).
    • Hollywood and Physics: Casino Royale - James Bond or X-men scenes and discuss if the physics makes sense
    • Linear (1D) motion concepts introduction: distance/displacement, speed/velocity, vector/scalar
Other Info

This is where you can find info such as quiz reviews, quiz dates, final project due dates and schedule, field trips, speakers and more.

  • Semester/Portfolio Reflections
  • No Field Trip planned at this time.
  • Mid-term class project due for 04/15: paper cars
  • Quiz 4 - Momentum due 05/13
  • Quiz 3 - Newton's Laws planned for week of 04/26
  • Quiz 2 - Projectile/2D Motion planned for week of 03/23
  • Quiz 1 - Linear/1D Motion planned for week of 03/04
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