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Week of

Monday

Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Week of Sept 4   First day of school!
HW:
-Cover textbook!

-Have a great year!!!
-Intro to Physics
-Safety Rules
-Units and Measurement(Part I: Sig Figs)
HW
Minilab: Rounding (Back Page)
-Units and Measurement (Part II: Prefixes, Unit Conversion)
-Intro to Trigonometric Ratios

HW
Read 2.1, 2.2
Do p. 16 #1,2, p.17 #4,5,
p.24 #13, p.25 #14-17
 
Minilab: Measuring Height Indirectly



HW Do #4-7 in WS Trigonometry

Week of Sept 11 Lab: Distance 1 "The Fence"

Trig Worksheet
HW #8-11
WS Trigonometry

-Graphing Data
-Linear, Quadratic and Inverse Relationships
-Problem Solving and Manipulating Equations
Read 2.3 and 2.4
HW Do WS Graphs(2nd page)and
p. 33 #20-22

Practice problems
Review
Week of Sept 18 Test: Ch 1 + 2 and Trig
Start Lab: Motion I and II
Finish:
 Lab: Motion I and II
-Intro to Kinematics: Position, Distance, Displacement

HW Read 3.1 to p.42
Do p.57 #2,3, p.59 #2,3,
p.60 #14 
-Velocity and Speed
-Uniform Linear Motion
-Graphs of Motion
HW
Read p.43-53
Do p.49 #1.3, p.58 RC#7,8,
p.59 Pr.#4,5,9,
p.60 #10
-"Velocity vs Time" from "Position vs Time"
In  Class WS  Graphical Kinematics  Exercises K-I-1

HW Finish WS,
p.58 AC#5-11
Week of Sept 25 Lab:Understanding Motion II -Matching Graphs Mini Lab: Motion VI (Videopoint)
Report due at end of period.
HW Do p.60 #14, p.61 #25
-Mixed Problems (Graphical and Algebraic)
(a)Velocity vs Time from Position vs Time, b)When will Objects Meet,
c)Algebraic).
In class WS.
-HW Read p.54-55
Do p.55 #13-19
Due Tuesday
No School! No School!
Week of Oct 2
Lab:
Uniform Linear Motion compared to Uniform Accelerated Motion (Motion III- Toy Truck and Photogate)

Complete WS Uniform Linear Motion
Review
-In class WS:
"Ch 3 Review"
Study for test Test: Ch 3 Describing Motion  Accelerated Motion, Uniform Accelerated Motion, Vector Diagram
HW Read 4.1 to p.66 and p.69
Do p.66 #4,
p.69 #10,12, p.81 #1,2, p.82 #5, p.83#8,9 
Due Tuesday!
Week of Oct 9 Lab: Acceleration
Half-day (professional).
Graphs of Uniform Accelerated Motion
HW Read p.66-67
Do p. 68 #5-8, p.82 #3,4
-Equations of Motion for Uniform Accelerated Motion
Bring textbooks to class today and tomorrow!

HW Read 4.2 to p.75
Do p.81 R.C.#6, 7, p.72 #14 , p.74 #17, p.75#21-24
-Practice with Graphs of Motion
In class WS Blank Graphs
-WS Additional Practice with Graphs
HW Finish WS
Bring textbooks to class tomorrow!
-Practice Problems
-In class WS
Bring textbook to class today!
 
HW Do p.83 #16-18, p.84 #19, 20,
p.84 #22-25
Bring textbook to class today!
Week of Oct 16 Lab:Human Reaction Time Free Fall
HW Read p. 76-77
Do p.79 #27,29, p.81 #8-9, A.C. #7, p.83 #14, p.85 #30-31, 35
Up and Down
HW Read p.78-79
Do p.80 #31, 2.4
p.81 A.C.#5,6,8,
p.85 #32-33
Bring textbooks to class tomorrow!
Short Video: Mechanical Universe "Law of Falling Bodies"
-Practice Problems
HW Do p.82 #9, p.85#34, 36
Review
Week of Oct 23
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Work on Review Sheet and Study for Test.  Test: Ch 4 Acceleration     -Relative Motion
Read p.56, Do p.56 #20, 21

-Graphical Method of Vector Addition
Read Ch 6 p.110-111
Do p.112 #1-3, p.128 R.C.#1,2,5,
p.129 #1,3
 -Motion in Two Dimensions (Boat and River)
-Independence of Vector Quantities
-Adding Perpendicular Vectors
Read p.112-115
Do p.116 #8-10
p.129 Problems #10, 13, p.130 #18
Week of Oct 30 No School!
Power Outage!
No School!
Power Outage!
-Horizontal Projectiles
Read Ch 7 p.133-136
Do p.136 #1-3
p. 151 A.C. #2, 3,
p.152 Problem #2,3
 Lab: Bull's Eye  -Components of Vectors
Read Ch 6 p.118
Do p.118 #12,14

-Projectiles at an Angle
Read Ch 7 p. 137-139
Do p.139 #5,6,
p. 151 R.C.#1,
p.152 Problem #8,9
Week of Nov 6 Lab: Boat and River  The classwork for Tuesday 11/8 and Wednesday 11/9 is:
Do page 692 #4, 5, 7,8,11, 13, page 693 #1,3,4,6,7,9  

 See Tuesday.  No School!
Teachers' convention!
 No School!
Teachers' convention!
Week of Nov 13
Review
Minilab:
Distance and Displacement in Two Dimensions
 Test: Relative Motion, Vector Addition, Motion in Two Dimensions, Projectiles
 Newton's 1st Law
Read in 5.1 p.87-89
Do p.104 R.C #2, p.105 R.C. #8, 9, A.C. #2
-Newton's 2nd Law
-Free Body Diagram
Read p.90 and p.94-95
Do p.104 R.C. #5, 6,
p.105 A.C #1, 5, p.106 #4,
p.92 #1,2,
p.94 #5,6, p.95 #8
 Newton's 2nd and Kinematics
Read p.91
Do p.92#3,4, p.106 #5-7
Week of Nov 20  Lab:  Constant Force  -Terminal Velocity
Read p.102-103
Do p.105 RC #11, AC#10,11
-Newton's 3rd Law
Read p.92-93
Do p.104 RC #4, p.105 AC #4, p.106 #8-10
 Atwood Machine
Do p. 107 # 27-29
 No school!  No school!
Week of Nov 27  Friction (Static, Kinetic, Coefficient of Friction)
Read p.96-100
Do p.99 #10, p.100 #11, p.106#15, 16, p.107 #22-24
Lab:  Atwood Machine
 Elevator Problem, Apparent Weight
Read p.101-102
Do p.106 #17, 19, 20, p.107 #21, 25
 Review  Test: Ch 5 Forces- Newton's Laws   -Component Method of Vector Addition
Read p.119
Do p.130 #21, 22, 23,
p. 120 #15, 16,
p.129 #12,
p.130 #27
Week of Dec 4  Lab: Force Table  -Equilibrium
-Hanging Sign Problem
Read p.120-122
Do p. 123 #17,
p.131 #29, 31, 32
In class WS Hanging Sign

HW due Friday:
Practice Problems
-Equilibrium
-Hanging Sign Problem
Do p. 127 #3.2, p. 128 #9, 10, p.129 #11, p.692#19
In class WS Equilibrium on Incline   -Inclined Plane
Read p.123-126
Do p. 126 #23-26, p.131 #34


Week of
Dec 11
 Practice Problems
Do p.131 #32, p.130 #24, p.131 #33, p.131 #35, 36, 37
Mini Lab: Incline Plane Phet
 Quiz:Ch 6 (p. 119-127) Problems

Circular Motion-Centripetal Force
Read p.142-145
Do p.151 RC#5-7, p.145 #9,10,
p.152 #13
-HW Do p.153#14-16, 19
 Loop the Loop, Rotor, etc.
Do p.145 #11, p.153#17, 18, 20
Practice Problems Review Problems
Week of
Dec 1
8
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Test: Circular Motion

Lab: Circular Motion
Lab Report due Wednesday!
 Kepler's Laws
Read 8.1 to p.160
Do p.160 #1-3, p.171 RC#1-3
Newton's Law of Universal Gravitation
Read p.160-163
Do p.172 pr#9,12,13,
Do p.173#27,28
Practice Problems Video- NOVA The Elegant Universe
Week of
Jan 1, '12
Lab: Kepler's Laws Velocity of a Satellite, Gravitational Field, Einstein's Theory of Gravity
Read p.164-170
Do p.166#5-7,
p.171 AC#7, p.173#22, p171 RC#15
 Review Test: Ch 8 Gravitation
 Intro to Momentum
Read p.175-179
Do p.178 #1,4
p.192 AC#2, 4,
p.193 Prob. #2,3,5,6
Week of
Jan 8
 Lab:  Impulse (PASCO Probes)

Half Day-Professional
 Conservation of Momentum
Read p.180-189
Do p.185 #5,8, p.188 #10,11,
p.194 #20-22 

Practice Problems

Do p. 194 #19,23-25

 Work and Power
Read 10.1
Do p.202 #5,7,8,
p.214 #20
p.203 #9, 11,
p.214 #19, 24
-Bring textbooks to class tomorrow!
Practice Problems 
Week of
Jan
15
 No school!  Energy (Potential, Kinetic), Work Energy Theorem
Read 11.1
Do 222 #2-4,
p.224 #6-8 
Review Ch 9 Momentum Test Ch 9 Momentum   Conservation of Energy
Read 11.2 to p.230
Do p.230 #9-11,
p.239 #22, 24,25,27

End of 1st Semester!
Week of
Jan 22
 No school!   Simple Machines
Read p.205-206
Do p. 210 #14
 Review Ch 10 and 11 Test Ch 10+11
Work, Energy, Power, Simple Machines
-Intro to Static Electricity
Read p. 408-414 in Ch 20.
Do p. 421 RC#1,4,7,AC #5,
p.422 AC #8, Prob #2, 4a
p. 420 #2.3
Week of
Jan 29
Coulomb's Law

Minilab:
Coulomb's Law
 Coulomb's Law
Read p.415-420
Do p.423
Prob.#8,9,12,13,17,
15,19
 Electric Field Intro
Read p. 425-431
Do p.427 #1,3, p.443 RC #1-3
 Electric Field
Do p.443 AC#1, p.444 prob#1, 3, 5-7
 -Electric Potential Energy
-Electric Potential Difference (Voltage)
Read p.431-434
Do p.434 #5-8
Week of Feb 5  Minilab Lab: Electric Field  -Millikan's Oil Drop,
-Capacitance
Read p.436-437
and p.440-442
Do p.437 #9-11,
p.442 #13-16
 Review Test:Static Electricity Ch 20 and 21

 Intro to Circuits
Read p.447-450
Do p. 457 #1.1
Week of
Feb
12
 Lab: Ohm's Law  Electric Current, Ohm's Law
Read p.450-452
Do p.454 #7,
p. 464 RC# 4,  8a, p.465 AC #6, 8, 9
 Factors that affect Resistance, Potentiometer, Voltmeter
Read p. 453-457
Do p. 464 RC#3,6,
p. 464 RC# 8b,
p.457 #11-13
In class online quiz.
 Electric Power
Read p.451, and 22.2
Do p.460 #17(a,b) ,p.463 #19,
p.465 RC#10,11 p.466 #24, p.467#28(a,b,d)

-WS Practice Problems
Do p.466 Prob.#18, 19, 20,
21-23
Week of
Feb 26
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 -Minilab: Circuit using an Applet

Finish WS
 -Brightness of a Lightbulb
-Safety Issues
Do p. 465 AC #2 ,3, 5, 10,
Prob# 3, 6, 7, 14,17


 Review  Test Ch 22 Current Electricity  Class drops due to Olympics!
Week of
Mar
4
 Lab: Series and Parallel Circuits  Series Circuits
Read p.469-474
Do p. 474 #5-7
p.487 AC#1
p.488 Prob. #1,2
 Parallel Circuits
Read p.475-478
Do p.478#11,
p. 487 RC#3-6, AC#4, p.488 Prob #13,14
 Practice Problems
-Combination Circuits and Safety
Read p.480-485
Do p.485 #2.1-2.3, p.489 #16-20
 Review
Week of
Mar 11
WS Extra Circuits Practice   Test Ch 23
Series and Parallel Circuits
 -Magnetic Field, Magnetic Force on a Moving Charge,
Right Hand Rule
Read in 24.1 p.492-494 and in 24.2 p.507-508
Do p.508 #13-15
 -Mass Spectrometer
-Cyclotron
Read in 26.1 p.539-541
Do p. 513 #21, 22, 24, 25
 -Magnetic Force on a Current Carrying Wire
Read 24.2 to p.506
Do p.504 #9-11, p.511 #8, p.512 #6, 12
Week of
Mar 18
 Lab: Magnetism In class:
WS Supplemental Problems Ch 24
-Magnetic Field due to a Current-Carrying Wire
Read p.496-499
Do p.499 #5-8,
p.510 #7,
p.511# 3, 4, p.512 #5
 -What Causes Magnetism
-Magnetic Field of the Earth
Read p.499-500 and 508
Do p.510 RC#2,3,11,
p.511 AC #3,4, 6
Electromagnetic Induction-Faraday's Law
Read p.515-520
Do p.518 #2,4
p.530 RC#2,3,
p.531 AC#4-6,8,9 , p.532 Prob. #2
Week of
March 25
-Lenz's Law
-Transformers
Read p.523-524 and 526-527
Do p.531 AC#10, 11, 16, p. 533 Prob.# 17-19

Minilab:
Electromagnetism

WS Supplemental Problems Ch 25  Review Test: Magnetism   -Simple Harmonic Motion
-Pendulum, Mass and Spring
Read p.147-149
Do p.149 #13, 14, p.153 #21, 22
Week of
April
1
 Lab: Slinky Waves Intro
Read p.287-294
Do p.293 #1-4, p.304 AC#3, 4,
p.305 #11, 13
 Waves at Boundaries, Interference
Read p.294-298
Do p. 305 #14-16
 -Minilab: Wave Intro, Reflection and Interference  No school!
Enjoy!
Week of
April 15
Lab: Standing Waves on a String  -Standing Waves

Read p.298-301
Do p.303 #8, 14, 18, p.304 #20
 -Law of Reflection
-Refraction
-Diffraction
Do p. 699 Ch14 #11
Do p.301 #2.1, 2.3
 -Practice on Standing Waves (WS)  Review
Week of
April 22
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 Test: Ch 14 Waves and Energy Transfer


Lab: Resonance in Sound Tubes
Sound Pitch, Loudness, Sound Level, Doppler Effect
Read 15.1
Do p.309 #1-3, p.325 RC#2,3, p.326 #11-13,15
Due Thursday.
-Finish Doppler, Loudness.
See yesterday's HW
 Resonance, Standing Waves in Sound Tubes(One and Two Ends Open), Vibrating String with one end fixed.
Read 15.2 to p.318.
Do p.318 #9, 10, p.326 #16-18, p.325 RC#7, 8
Practice Problems
Week of
April 29
 Lab: Sound
The Ear, Beats, Timbre, Dissonance Consonance
Read p.318-323,
Do p.324 RC#2.1, p.325 RC#11, AC#10, p.327 #20, 23
Light, Ray Model, Speed of Light, Sources of Light, Luminous, Illuminated Bodies, Luminous Intensity, Illuminance
Read 16.1
Do p.332#1, 4, p.336 #6, 1.2, p.343 RC#5, AC #2, Pr#1,2,5, 7
Transparent, Translucent, Primary and Complementary Colors, Pigments, Read 16.2 to p.340
Do p.343 RC#10-14, p.344 #11, 15
Color in Thin Films, Polarization of Light
Read p.340-342,
Do p.343 RC#15, 16 p.344 #16
Week of
May 6
 -Reflection, Plane Mirrors
Read p.348, 368-369
Do p.364 Pr.#1,2, p.387 #2, p.388 Prob #1-3
Lab: Reflection in Plane Mirrors
(This is part of the next unit)
 Review  Review Test: Ch 15 and 16 Sound and Light  Refraction, Snell's Law, Read p.348-355
Do p. 354 #1-3, p.355 #5, 6, p.363 AC#8, p.364 #4, 8
Dispersion, Mirage, Total Internal Reflection
Read 17.2
Do p. 363 RC#10,11,12, p.364 AC#14, p.365 Pr. #20, 21
Week of
May 13
 Lab: Refraction


-Shortened periods
-Convex Lenses
Read p.378-382(in 18.2)
Do p.387 RC#5,6,7, p.389 Pr#12-14
           
-Shortened periods
WS Practice Convex and Concave Lenses Finish convex lenses -Concave Lenses and Practice
Read p.383
Do p.389 #16
Week of
May 20
 Lab: Lenses Concave Mirrors
Read p.370-375
Do p. 387 RC#9, p.388 #4,5, p.389 #7,8
Convex Mirrors
Read p.376-377
Do p. 377 #9, p. 378 #11
 WS Practice Problems No school!
Week of
May 27
 No school!Memorial Day! Interference
Read p. 392-395
Do p.395 #1-3
Single Slit Diffraction
Read p.395-397
Do p.398 #5-7
 Review Test: Ch 17 and 18 Reflection, Refraction, Lenses and Mirrors WS Practice Problems Interference and Diffraction
Week of
June 3
 
 Lab: Interference Review for Final Review for Final  Prom!!!  Review for Final
Week of
June 10
 Review for Final        Final Exam!!!
Week of
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