December 6, 2019

Assignments

Due dates will be posted on the calendar. Assignments are listed here in reverse order, with the newest assignments appearing at the top of the list.


Review Book

We will be working from 5 Steps to a 5, AP Physics 1: Algebra-Based 2016 by Greg Jacobs. Each student must have a copy. Please bring it to class with you on due dates.


5 to a 5 Assignment 1

In your review book:

  • Read the FAQs about the exam on pages 6 – 9.
  • Complete the self assessment not including the portions on electricity and waves on pages 27 – 30.
  • Read about the Question Types on pages 33 – 41. Complete the examples.

5 to a 5 Assignment 2

In your review book:

  • Chapter 10: Motion in a Straight Line, pages 77 – 85, read review and answer practice questions.
  • Chapter 11: Forces and Newton’s Laws, pages 89 – 98, read review and answer practice questions.

5 to a 5 Assignment 3

In your review book:

  • Chapter 12: Collisions: Impulse & Momentum, pages 101 – 109, read review and answer practice questions.
  • Chapter 13: Work & Energy, pages 113 – 120, read review and answer practice questions.

5 to a 5 Assignment 4

In your review book:

  • Chapter 14: Rotation, pages 123 – 135, read review and answer practice questions.
  • Chapter 15: Gravitation, pages 139 – 145, read review and answer practice questions.

5 to a 5 Assignment 5

In your review book:

  • Chapter 16: Electricity: Coulomb’s Law & Circuits, pages 149 – 160, read review and answer practice questions.
  • Chapter 17: Waves & SHM, pages 165 – 179, read review and answer practice questions.

Charge, Coulomb’s Law, Electricity & Circuits

A+ Electrostatics — Charge

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A+ Electrostatics — Coulomb’s Law

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A+ Electrostatics — E Field

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A+ Electrostatics — Potential

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A+ Circuits — Current

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A+ Circuits — Resistance

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A+ Circuits — Ohm’s Law

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A+ Circuits — Circuit Analysis

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Waves & Wave Phenomena

A+ Waves — Basics

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A+ Waves — Behaviour

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A+ Waves — Characteristics

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A+ Waves — Diffraction

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A+ Waves — EM Spectrum

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A+ Waves — Reflection

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A+ Waves — Refraction

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Simple Harmonic Motion (SHM)

SHM Assignment 4

  • Kinetic Books, Chapter 15
  • Torsional Pendulum: 25.1 — 25.2
  • Simple Pendulum: 26.1 — 26.2
  • Physical Pendulum: 30.1 — 30.2

Solutions available!


SHM Assignment 3

  • Kinetic Books, Chapter 15
  • Period, Spring Constant & Mass: 17.1 — 17.4
  • Work & Potential Energy of Springs: 20.1 — 20.2
  • Total Energy of a Spring: 21.1 — 21.4
  • Falling block on a Spring: 24.1 — 24.4

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SHM Assignment 2

  • Kinetic Books, Chapter 15
  • Velocity: 10.1 — 10.2
  • Acceleration: 12.1 — 12.2
  • Summary: 15.1, 15.3
  • UCM & SHM: 16.1 — 16.2

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SHM Assignment 1

  • Kinetic Books, Chapter 15
  • Period &amp Frequency: 4.1 — 4.2
  • Angular Frequency: 5.1 — 5.2
  • Amplitude: 6.1 — 6.4
  • Phase: 8.1 — 8.4
  • Graph Equation: 9.1 — 9.4

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Rotational Dynamics

More Supplemental Problems

  • Cutnell & Johnson — Chapter 9
  • Problems: 24, 27, 28, 33, 48, 44, 51, 54.

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Supplemental Problems

  • Cutnell & Johnson — Chapter 9
  • Problems: 7, 10, 15, 20, 26, 21, 32, 34.

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Solutions available!


COM & Ladder Problems

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 12.
  • Problems: 3.1 — 3.8.
  • Problems: 5.1 — 5.2.

Solutions available!


Conceptual and Additional Problems

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 11.
  • Problems: C.1 — C.9.
  • Problems: A.1 — A.3.

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Torque & Equilibrium

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 12.
  • Problems: 1.1 — 1.12.

Solutions available!


Conservation of Angular Momentum

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 11.
  • Problems: 33.1 – 33.4.

Solutions available!


Torque & Angular Momentum

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 11.
  • Problems: 31.1 – 31.4.

Solutions available!


Angular Momentum

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 11.
  • Problems: 27.1 – 27.4.

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Particle in Circular Motion

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 11.
  • Problems: 26.1 – 26.2.

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Yo-Yo

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 11.
  • Problems: 24.1.

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Rolling Objects

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 11.
  • Problems: 20.1 – 20.3.

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Rotational Kinetic Energy

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 11.
  • Problems: 18.1 – 18.6.

Solutions available!


Rotational Work

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 11.
  • Problems: 16.1 – 16.4.

Solutions available!


Parallel Axis Theorem

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 11.
  • Problems: 14.1 – 14.3.

Solutions available!


Atwood Revisited

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 11.
  • Problems: 11.1.

Solutions available!


Moment of Inertia

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 11.
  • Problems: 5.1 – 5.3, 6.1 – 6.3, 8.1 – 8.8.

Solutions available!


Cross Product

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 11.
  • Problems: 3.1 – 3.3, 4.1 – 4.3.

Solutions available!


Torque

  • Kinetic Books Chapter 11.
  • Problems: 1.1 – 1.3, 2.1 – 2.4.

Solutions available!


Rotational Kinematics

Rotational Kinematics – Supplemental Problems

  • Cutnell & Johnson Chapter 8
  • Problems: 10, 15, 21, 27, 44, 51, 52, 55,62, 68.
  • Problem 67 is not required, but it is rather fascinating!

Get a hard copy of the book from Dr. Rob or download just the problems in PDF format.

Solutions available!


Rotational Kinematics with Calculus

All problems are in Chapter 10 of your textbook and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 7.1 — 7.3.
  • Problems: A.7.

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Rotational Kinematics 3

All problems are in Chapter 10 of your textbook and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 15.1 — 15.3.
  • Problems: 17.1 — 17.4.
  • Problems: A.1 — A.6.

Solutions available!


Rotational Kinematics 2

All problems are in Chapter 10 of your textbook and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: C.1 — C.4.
  • Problems: 4.1 — 4.3.
  • Problems: 9.1 — 9.10.
  • Problems: 14.1 — 14.10.

Solutions available!


Rotational Kinematics 1

All problems are in Chapter 10 of your textbook and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 1.1 — 1.2.
  • Problems: 2.1 — 2.5.
  • Problems: 3.1 — 3.5.

Solutions available!


Momentum

Supplemental Problems — Cutnell & Johnson Chapter 7

  • Problems: 14, 16, 21, 22, 24, 25, 30, 31, 32, 39, 44, 57.

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Solutions available!


Momentum with Calculus

All problems are in Chapter 8 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 4.1 — 4.2.
  • Problems: 8.1 — 8.2.

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Momentum Assignment 8

All problems are in Chapter 8 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: A.1 — A.4.

Solutions available!


Momentum Assignment 7

All problems are in Chapter 8 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 22.1 — 22.3.
  • Problems: 25.1 — 25.2.
  • Problems: 26.1.

Solutions available!


Momentum Assignment 6

All problems are in Chapter 8 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 20.1 — 20.7.
  • Problems: 21.1 — 21.4.

Solutions available!


Momentum Assignment 5

All problems are in Chapter 8 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 17.1 — 17.6.

Solutions available!


Momentum Assignment 4

All problems are in Chapter 8 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 11.1 — 11.2.
  • Problems: 12.1 — 12.4.
  • Problems: 15.1 — 15.2.

Solutions available!


Momentum Assignment 3

All problems are in Chapter 8 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: C.6 — C.8.
  • Problems: 2.1.
  • Problems: 7.1 — 7.5.

Solutions available!


Momentum Assignment 2

All problems are in Chapter 8 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 3.1 — 3.13.

Solutions available!


Momentum Assignment 1

All problems are in Chapter 8 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: C.1 — C.5.
  • Problems: 1.1 — 1.5.

Solutions available!


A+ Momentum – Conservation

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A+ Momentum – Impulse

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Energy

Special Problem — Roller Coaster

Consider conservation of mechanical energy applied to a roller coaster. On the second page consider relationship between force and potential energy along with stable, unstable and metastable equilibrium.

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Special Problem — Snow Boarder

Consider work due to friction along with kinetic and potential energy of a snow boarder.

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Special Problem — Moon Orbit and Escape Velocity

Use the orbital speed of the moon at apogee to compute its orbital velocity at perigee. Compute the escape velocity for a rocket on the moon. A discussion of tides is included.

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Special Problem — Ball Dropped on Spring

A ball is dropped such that it compressed a vertical spring. Compute the compression of the spring.

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Supplemental Problems — Cutnell & Johnson Chapter 6

  • Problems: 10, 11, 19, 20, 23, 34, 38, 40, 52, 54, 59, 62, 63, 64, 65, 67.
  • Solutions are posted.
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Optional Energy with Calculus

All problems are in Chapter 7 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 9.7 — 9.9.
  • Problems: 17.7.
  • Problems: 28.1.
  • Problems: A.14.

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UCM Loop Problem with Conservation of Energy

One problem in Chapter 9 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problem: 12.4.

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Energy 3

All problems are in Chapter 7 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 22.1.
  • Problems: 23.1 — 23.2.
  • Problems: A.1 — A.4 and A.6 — A.13.

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Energy 2

All problems are in Chapter 7 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 9.1 — 9.6.
  • Problems: 15.1 — 15.6.
  • Problems: 17.1 — 17.5.
  • Problems: 20.1 — 20.4.

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Energy 1

All problems are in Chapter 7 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: C.1 — C.5.
  • Problems: 1.1 — 1.4.
  • Problems: 2.1 — 2.4.
  • Problems: 3.1 — 3.3.
  • Problems: 8.1 — 8.4.

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A+ WEP – Energy

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A+ WEP – Work & Power

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A+ WEP – Springs

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Gravitation

Supplemental Problems — Cutnell & Johnson Chapter 5

  • Problems 5, 6, 8, 9, 12, 14, 16, 22, 26, 33, 34, 35, 42, 52, 54.
  • Solutions available soon.

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Multiple Bodies & Orbits — Gravity Part 2

All problems are in Chapter 13 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 10.1 — 10.4.
  • Problems: 14.1 — 14.4.

Solutions Available!


Forces & Fields — Gravity Part 1

All problems are in Chapter 13 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: C.1 & C.6.
  • Problems: 1.1 — 1.5.
  • Problems: 2.1 — 2.5.
  • Problems: 8.1 — 8.3.

Solutions Available!


Regent’s Level Problems – Gravity

  • Complete all problems in the A+ UCM — Gravity packet.

Solutions Available!


UCM — Part 3

All problems are in Chapter 9 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: A.1 — A.11.

Solutions Available!


UCM — Part 2

All problems are in Chapter 9 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: C.8 — C.10.
  • Problems: 8.1 — 8.4.
  • Problems: 9.1 — 9.3.
  • Problems: 10.1.
  • Problems: 11.1.
  • Problems: 12.1 — 12.5.

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UCM — Part 1

All problems are in Chapter 9 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: C.1 — C.7.
  • Problems: 2.1 — 2.3.
  • Problems: 4.1 — 4.6.
  • Problems: 7.1 — 7.6.

Solutions Available!


Uniform Circular Motion

Regent’s Level Problems – Circular Motion

  • Complete all problems in the A+ Uniform Circular Motion packet.

Solutions Available!


Dynamics

Supplemental Problems — Cutnell & Johnson Chapter 4

  • Problems 60, 67, 83, 85, 86, 109, 110
  • Solutions available soon.

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Solutions available!


Dynamics — Part 7

All problems are in Chapter 6 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 9.1 — 9.3.
  • Problems: 11.1.
  • Problems: A.1 — A.6.

Solutions available!


Dynamics — Part 6

All problems are in Chapter 6 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: C.4 — C.5.
  • Problems: 3.1 — 3.2.
  • Problems: 6.1.
  • Problems: 7.1 — 7.7.

Solutions available!


Dynamics — Part 5

All problems are in Chapter 6 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: C.1 — C.3.
  • Problems: 1.1 — 1.6.

Solutions available!


Dynamics — Part 4

All problems are in Chapter 5 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: C.12 — C.14.
  • Problems: 28.1 — 28.5.
  • Problems: 30.1 — 30.2.

Solutions available!


Dynamics — Part 3

All problems are in Chapter 5 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: C.7 — C.11.
  • Problems: 19.1 — 19.4.
  • Problems: 20.1 — 20.6.

Solutions available!


Dynamics — Part 2

All problems are in Chapter 5 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: C.5 — C.6.
  • Problems: 11.1 — 11.4.
  • Problems: 12.1 — 12.2.
  • Problems: 14.1 — 14.4.

Solutions available!


Dynamics — Part 1

All problems are in Chapter 5 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: C.1 — C.4.
  • Problems: 4.1 — 4.4
  • Problems: 5.1 — 5.15
  • Problems: 10.1 — 10.3

Solutions available!


Regents’ Level Problems.

Complete all problems in the A+ Projectile Motion packet. Blank packets may be downloaded here.

Newton’s First Law

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Newton’s Second Law

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Newton’s Third Law

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Ramps & Inclines

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Friction

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Motion in Two or More Dimensions

Supplemental Problems

Any student who wishes to have a very heavy text book by Cutnell & Johnson for extra problems, just ask. As a lighter-weight alternative you may download the problems on Two-Dimensional Motion here:

I recommend that every student look at Problem 46. Other useful Problems 40 — 44, 51, 52 and 67.

Solutions available!


Two Dimensional Kinematics — Part 6

All problems are in Chapter 4 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: C.5 — C.6.
  • Problems: 23.1 — 23.2
  • Problems: 24.1 — 24.5

Solutions available!


Two Dimensional Kinematics — Part 5

All problems are in Chapter 4 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 15.10 — 15.14.
  • Problems: 21.1 — 21.5.

Solutions available!


Two Dimensional Kinematics — Part 4

All problems are in Chapter 4 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 15.1 — 15.9.

Solutions available!


Two Dimensional Kinematics — Part 3

All problems are in Chapter 4 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 8.10 — 8.15.

Solutions available!


Two Dimensional Kinematics — Part 2

All problems are in Chapter 4 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: 8.1 — 8.9.

Solutions available!


Two Dimensional Kinematics — Part 1

All problems are in Chapter 4 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems: C.2 — C.4.
  • Problems: 1.1 — 1.5.
  • Problems: 2.1 — 2.3.
  • Problems: 4.1 — 4.5.

Solutions available!


Regents’ Level Problems.

Complete all problems in the A+ Projectile Motion packet. Blank packets may be downloaded here.

Solutions available!


Vectors

Regents’ Level Problems.

Complete all problems in the A+ Defining Motion packet. Blank packets may be downloaded here.

Solutions available!


Vectors — Assignment 3

All problems are in Chapter 3 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems 16.1 — 16.6.
  • Problems A.3 — A.4.

Solutions available!


Vectors — Assignment 2

All problems are in Chapter 3 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems 6.1 — 6.4.
  • Problems 9.1 — 9.2.
  • Problems 10.1 — 10.2.
  • Problems 11.1 — 11.4.
  • Problems 12.1 — 12.3.

Solutions available!


Vectors — Assignment 1

All problems are in Chapter 3 of your on-line text book and must be completed on-line.

  • Problems C.2, C.4 and C.6.
  • Problems 3.1 — 3.3.
  • Problems 4.1 — 4.3.

Solutions available!


Motion in One Dimension

Supplemental Problems

You may download the end of chapter problems for Cutnell & Johnson, Chapter 2, Motion in One Dimension at this link.

  • CJ Chapter 2, Problems: 27, 28, 32, 34, 35, 36, 45, 48, 53, 55.

Solutions available!


A+ Free Fall

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A+ Horizontal Kinematics

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Chapter 2 — Additional Problems

Complete the following problems using the online homework.

    • Problems: 2.A.1, 2.A.3, 2.A.6 — 2.A.8

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Intersecting Trajectories — Free Fall

Complete the following problems using the online homework.

        • Problems: 2.26.10 — 2.26.12
            Solutions available!

 


Intersecting Trajectories 1

Complete the following problems using the online homework.

            • Problems: 2.20.5 — 2.20.8
                Solutions available!

 


Motion Graphs & More

Complete the following problems using the online homework.

                • Problems: 2.C.10 — 2.C.11
                • Problems: 2.9.1 — 2.9.2
                • Problems: 2.20.1 — 2.20.4
                • Problems: 2.26.10 — 2.26.11

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A+ Motion Graphs

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Assignment: Free Fall

Read sections 2.26 — 2.27. Complete the following text-book problems on-line:

                • Problem C.1.18
                • Problems 2.26.1 – Problems 2.26.8

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Assignment: Acceleration

Read sections 2.10 — 2.12. Complete the following text-book problems on-line:

                • 2.C.14, 2.C.15, 2.C.19 & 2.C.20
                • 2.10.1 — 2.10.2
                • 2.11.1 — 2.11.6
                • 2.12.1

Solutions available!


Assignment: Position & Velocity

Read sections 2.1 — 2.6. Complete the following text-book problems on-line:

                • Problem 2.1.1
                • Problems 2.2.1, 2.2.2 & 2.2.4
                • Problems 2.3.1 — 2.3.4
                • Problems 2.4.1 — 2.4.5
                • Problem 2.5.3

Solutions available!


“Meet the Parents” — Extra Credit

Two ways to earn extra credit!

                1. Have your parent come to parent-information night and sign-in for physics.
                2. Follow the instructions to introduce them to my website and Schoology. Have them send an introductory e-mail to my CallMeDrRob e-mail detailing that you showed them those things.

Units & Measurement

Assignment 1

                  • Reading: Chapter 0, Chapter 1.0 – 1.13
                  • Complete Conceptual Problems: C.1, C.2, C.4, C.5, C.7
                  • Complete Problems 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.5
                  • Complete Problems 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5
                  • Complete Problems 8.1, 8.2, 8.6, 8.7
                  • Complete Problems 10.1, 10.2, 10.3, 10.4

Summer Work

The workload for the summer is fairly heavy in reading and writing. Please note that due dates are one full week before the start of the school year! A full description of the Summer Work may be found here. An example of Journey Reflections by Dr Rob is found at this link. The tutorial Word Processing with Microsoft Office Word may be downloaded with this button:

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