Unit 4 Packet

Regular Physics


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Objective 1

Balloon Toss Lab (pp. 1-2)

Momentum and Impulse (pp. 3-4)

 

Objective 2

Momentum and Impulse Phenomena (pp. 5-6)

 

Objective 3

Action and Reaction in Collisions (pp. 7-8)

Three-Stage Human Rocket Lab (pp. 9-10)

Momentum Conservation (pp. 11-12)

The Cart and the Brick Lab (pp. 13-15)

Collision Analysis (pp. 17-18)

The Cannon Lab (pp. 19-20)

 

Objective 4

Collisions in Two-Dimensions (pp. 21-24)

 


Balloon Toss (pp. 1-2)

Momentum

Impulse

Impulse-Momentum Change Theorem

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Momentum and Impulse (pp. 3-4)

#1 Momentum as m*v and Ticker Tape

#2 Impulse and Momentum Change in a Collision and Ticker Tape

#3 Impulse and Momentum Change in a Collision

Acceleration and Ticker Tape

#4 Impulse-Momentum Change Equation

#5 Impulse-Momentum Change Equation

#6 Impulse-Momentum Change Equation

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Momentum and Impulse Phenomena (pp. 5-6)

#1 Delta v-t Relation in a Collision (for a constant force)

#2 F-t Relation in a Collision (for a constant momentum change)

#3 F-t Relation in a Collision (for a constant momentum change)

#4 Impulse-Momentum Change and Rebounding

#5 Impulse-Momentum Change and Rebounding

#6 Impulse-Momentum Change Equation

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Action and Reaction in Collisions (pp. 7-8)

#1 Action-Reaction Forces and Resulting Accelerations

#2 Action-Reaction Forces and Resulting Accelerations

#3 Momentum Changes in Collisions

#4 Action-Reaction Forces and Resulting Accelerations

Impulse and Momentum Change in a Collision

#5 Action-Reaction Forces and Resulting Accelerations

#6 Action-Reaction Forces and Resulting Accelerations

#7 Action-Reaction Forces

#8 Action-Reaction Forces

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Three-Stage Human Rocket Lab (pp. 9-10)

Action-Reaction Forces

Accelerations Resulting from Action-Reaction Forces

Law of Momentum Conservation

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Momentum Conservation (pp. 11-12)

#1 Recognizing Isolated Systems/Internal vs. External Forces

#2 Momentum Conservation

#3 Momentum Conservation

#4 Momentum Conservation

#5 Momentum Conservation

#6 Momentum Conservation

#7 Momentum Conservation

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The Cart and The Brick Lab (pp. 13-15)

Momentum Conservation

Isolated Systems/Internal vs. External Forces

Ticker Tape

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Collision Analysis (pp. 17-18)

#1 Momentum Conservation Problem-Solving

#2 Momentum Conservation Problem-Solving

#3 Momentum Conservation Problem-Solving

#4 Momentum Conservation Problem-Solving

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The Cannon Lab (pp. 19-20)

Momentum Conservation

Momentum Conservation: Problem-Solving

Momentum Conservation in Explosions

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Momentum Conservation in 2-Dimensions (pp. 21-24)

#1 Vector Addition (Pythagorean Theorem)

#2 Vector Resolution

#3a,b Newton's Second Law

#3a,b Vector Resolution

#3c Vector Addition (Pythagorean Theorem)

#3d Describing Projectiles with Numbers

#4 Vector Resolution

#5 Motion Characteristics of a Projectile

#6 Vector Resolution

#7 Vector Addition

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Supplementary Challenges

See answers and accompanying solutions to all odd-numbered problems.


 


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This page last updated on 8/24/98.