Unit 3 Calendar; 2007-08

The following calendar provides an estimation of our progress in Unit 3 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

 10/15

 

10/16

 

10/17

Vectors & Newton's Laws Test

10/18

Bulldozer mania

Rel Vel; River Boat with simulation

Hwk:Rel Vel; pp 7

10/19

Laserdisc: 05034, 06844, 36399,31027

U of I RelVel Sim

Hwk: p70/26,28,31; Rdg Sh Ch3/5

Rel Vel; pp8

10/22

Laserdisc: 02936, 04886, 01592

Hwk: p68/Q17-19, p70/33,34

10/23

Horizontally launched simulation

p70/18

Hwk: p70/22

10/24

Laserdisc: 02415, 03916, 04365, 05789

Target on the ground

Angled projectile simulation

Example p70/17

Hwk: Book Pblms

10/25

Projectile Lab

Hwk: p70/17,19

 

10/26

Projectile Lab

Hwk: FBD's in packet

End of 1st Quarter

10/29

Friction Lab

Geometrical Derivation of Incline Gravity

Hwk: Rdg Sht; Ch4/6-7,p98/Q15,16, 19,21

10/30

 Quiz on Projectiles

Hwk: p99/15,17,19,26

10/31

Science Friction Adventure

Hwk: p101/27,28,35,40

11/1

Science Friction Adventure

Hwk: p101/29,31,41,44

11/2

2-body system in IP

Get sign-ups for Lab experience

Hwk: p101/32,33,34,36

11/5

Hwk: p100/47a, 48,55

11/6

Labs

Hwk: pp98/Q22, 23, 25, 28; p102/ 49, 56,75

11/7

Labs (2-mass) begin

a) Atwood's

b) Hanging Mass

c) Mass on Incline

Hwk: p101/35,37, 57

11/8

Labs (2-mass)

Hwk: p103/68,71,79

11/9

Second Law Quiz

Hwk: p104/74, 80,81

11/12

Finish 2nd Law Lab; 2-mass system

11/13

I-book work

Hwk: Review sheet

11/14

Internet #'s Due

Hwk: Test

11/15

Newton's Laws Applications Test

11/16


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