Physics 173 Unit 1 Calendar; 2007-2008

The following calendar provides an estimation of our progress in Unit 1 of Honors Physics. There is no guarantee that we will follow every detail of this calendar - it is merely an approximation. The assumption is that you will be attending class (and listening) such that you will know exactly where we are in this unit.

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

8/21

8/22

8/23

8/24

Student Info Sheet

Class Info Sheet

Pre KCI

HW: Rdg Sht; Ch2/1-3

8/25

 Physics 500

Hwk: p46/Q1-6; #'s 4,5,7

8/28

Develop Acceleration

Name that Motion

Hwk: Rdg Sht; Ch2/4-5

8/29

Begin Sonic Ranger

HW: p46/Q7-16; #'s 6,18,21

8/30

Sonic Ranger

 

HW: p46/16,20a

8/31

Finish MacMotion Labs

 

Hwk: pp23-25/Graphing

9/1

Develop Graphing Relationships--3 graph set

Hwk: Graphing Handout p's 1-3

9/4

Labor Day

9/5

Acceleration due to Grav Lab

Hwk: Gravity Lab

9/6

Laser disk on Moon

Bird & Ball; a=-10m/s/s

Hwk: Rdg Sht; Ch2/6

9/7

Finish Bird & Ball

Hwk:p48/24-27

9/8

2-stage rocket

 

Hwk: p49/31,33,36,37

9/11

2-stage rocket

Quiz

Hwk: p49/32,38,39,40

9/12

Start 3-stage rocket

Hwk: p49/41,42

9/13

Internet Work

 

Hwk: none

9/14

Finish Simulations

Hwk: packet 3-stage rocket, p49/43

9/15

Graph that Motion

or Group Challenge Set

Hwk: Internet Problems due

9/18

White Board Review

Hwk: Test, MOP, Make-up Quiz

9/19 

1-D Kinematics Test

9/20

9/21
9/22

Rosh Hashanah


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