Unit 2 Calendar; 2007-08

The following calendar provides an estimation of our progress in Unit 2 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

9/17

 

9/18

 

9/19

 

9/20

1-D Kinematics Test

9/21

Where Am I exploratory

Glenview maps

Hwk: Rdg Sht; Ch3/1-2, p68/Q1-3

9/24

FWtg Lab: Post-TUG-K

Vector Addition Lab

Hwk: p69/3,5,7

9/25

Vector Addition Development

Hwk:Rdg Sht; Ch3/3

9/26

Components-fan cart demo w/sonic ranger; pp9,10

Develop Addition by Components; pp11,12

Hwk: p69/Q4-9,#'s10-12

9/27

Finish pp11,12

Hwk: pp12

9/28

Work on MOP

Hand out Internet Prob Set

 

Hwk: p69/11,12,15

10/1

Handout on Forces

Marble Race--Inertia

 

Hwk: pp13[xtra credit], HO; Rec forces

 

 

10/2

Inertia Club

Rec Forces

Vector quiz

Hwk: HO; Com Mag, Rdg Sht; Ch3/4-5

10/3

Look @ Com Mag's

Go over Rdg Sht

 

Hwk: p97/Q1-4,11,12,15; #'s 3,7

 

 

10/4

Reinforce Fg=mg

F = ma Lab; Part I

Hwk: p97/Q16,17,19,21

10/5

Reinforce Action/Reaction

F = ma Lab; Part II

 

Hwk: p97/Q25,27-29

10/8

No School

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10/9

Packet pages 23-26; F = ma diagrams w/equations

Hwk: pp27

10/10

Weight vs mass

Freebody dgms/pp27-29

Rec Force/Com Mags Quiz

Hwk: Finish pp's 28-29; p99/8-11

10/11

Terminal Velocity Simulation

Hwk: p99/3,4,6,8,11,12

10/12

Bronco Brown

Hwk: p99/14,15

10/15

Force Table Lab

Coffee Filters

Hwk: Labwork

10/16

Internet #'s due

Hwk: Review

10/17

Vectors & Newton's Laws Test

10/18

 

10/19


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