CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS
UNIT FIVE CALENDAR, 2007-2008
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Friday |
11/26 Warm up Go over test Define momentum Start momentum problems HW: finish momentum problems (p. 7-8) |
11/27 Warm up Go over HW Discuss results Bouncing an egg Chucking an egg HW: finish p. 10-12, read 7.1 |
11/28 Reading question Marshmallow launchers Sum up results (video clip, photos, etc.) Define impulse Impulse practice HW: finish impulse practice (p. 13-16), read 7.2 |
11/29 Winter Sports Assembly Warm up The impulse-momentum equation More impulse practice (p. 17-18) HW: finish classwork, study for quiz; WebAssign due tomorrow |
11/30 WebAssign #1 Due Quiz Introduce explosions lab |
12/3 Warm-up question Explosions lab (both equal and unequal masses) Post lab HW: finish lab (p. 19-22); review by reading 7.1 and 7.2 |
12/4 Warm-up question Skateboard demo to review lab results Practice problems (impulse and explosions) HW: finish problems (p. 23-24) |
12/5 Warm-up question Cannon lab More explosion practice problems (relating to force and acceleration) HW: finish lab (p. 25-26); finish problems (p. 27-28); read 7.3 |
12/6 Reading question Practice problems involving direction change and bouncing WebAssign Work Time HW: finish problems (p. 29-30) |
12/7 WebAssign #2 Due Warm up question Go over old quiz and last night’s HW Quiz HW: review old momentum quiz |
12/10 Warm up question Go over quiz Qualitative collision lab Post-lab HW: finish lab (p. 31-32) |
12/11 Warm up question Quantitative collision lab HW: finish lab (p. 33-36), read 7.4; Physics Idol due tomorrow |
12/12 Physics Idol is Due Reading question Practice problems (including finding mass, etc.) Introduce lab practical HW: finish problems (p. 37-40), read 7.5, prepare for lab practical |
12/13 Reading question Lab practical: Sand bag lab (design procedure; hint cards available) HW: finish sandbag lab (p. 41-42), study for test |
12/14 WebAssign #3 Due Test day! |