Honors Physics

Assignments

6/7 Giancoli: Ch. 21: problems 72, 11, 13, 15, 17

6/4 More E-fields and B-fields

6/3 Giancoli: Ch. 21, questions 2, 3, 4, problems 2, 3, 8, 4

5/31 Giancoli: Ch. 20, problems 13, 15; Ch. 21, exercise B (p. 589), question 4, problem 9

5/29 E-fields and B-fields

5/24 Motors & Generators

5/21 Giancoli: Ch. 20, questions 8, 9, 11, 18; problems 9, 12

5/17 EXAM #13: Light & Optics

5/14 Giancoli: Ch. 23: problems 45, 47. Also, Index of Refraction worksheet.

5/13 Giancoli: Ch. 23: problems 23, 27, 31

5/7 Color Mixing (not posted)

5/3 EXAM #12: Electrostatics and Circuits

4/19 Giancoli: Ch. 16: problem 5

4/17 EXAM #11: Waves and Sound

4/16 Giancoli: Ch. 11, problem 57

4/12 Giancoli: Ch. 12, questions 4, 6, 9 ; problems 69, 75. Also, Harmonics and Music Theory worksheet (not posted).

4/11 Giancoli: Ch. 12, problems 25, 26, 27, 38

4/8 Giancoli: Ch. 11, problem 53; Ch. 12, problem 14

Quarter Four Begins


3/22 Giancoli: Ch. 11, problems 55, 56; Ch. 12, problem 24

3/26 Giancoli: Ch. 12, problem 15

3/25 Giancoli: Ch. 12, problems 10, 12, 13, 16

3/22 Intensity & Intensity Levels

3/18 EXAM #10: Stress, Strain and SHM

3/13 Giancoli: Ch. 11, problems 3, 7 and 15. Also, Simple Harmonic Motion worksheet.

3/12 Giancoli: Ch. 11, problems 36, 37, 38, 16

3/11 Giancoli: Ch. 9, problems 43, 49

3/6 Giancoli: Ch. 9, problem 42 and 44. Also, Stress and Strain worksheet.

3/5 Giancoli: Ch. 9, problems 38, 39

3/4 Giancoli: Ch. 6, problems 26, 29, 32

2/28 EXAM #9: Rotational Motion

2/25 Giancoli: Ch. 8, problems 35, 37, 45. Also, Spinning Summary.

2/22 Angular Momentum

2/20 Torque and Acceleration

2/19 Non-Uniform Circular Motion

2/15 Giancoli: Ch. 8, problems 7b; Ch. 5, problems 1 and 5

2/14 Rotational Kinematics

2/12 EXAM #8: Energy, Work and Power

2/11 Giancoli: Ch. 8, problems 5 and 7a

2/5 Giancoli: Ch. 6, problems 19, 58 and 65. Also, Fun with Electric Bills.

2/4 Conservative and Nonconservative Forces

2/1 Giancoli: Ch. 6, problem 51. Also, Wasted Energy worksheet.

1/25 Giancoli: Ch. 6, problems 17, 23, 33

1/24 Work worksheet

Quarter Three Begins


1/14 2-D Collisions (not posted)

1/10 Collisions

1/8 intro to momentum (not posted)

1/7/19 Giancoli: Ch. 7, problem 3

12/20 EXAM #7: Gravity

12/13 Gravitation

12/12 Giancoli: Ch. 5, problems 30, 36

12/11 EXAM #6: Newton's Laws of Motion (part 2)

12/10 Cutnell and Johnson: Ch. 4, problems 82, 88, 21

12/7 Giancoli: Ch. 4, problems 29, 32; Ch. 5, problems 28, 34

12/6 Giancoli: Ch. 4, problem 75

12/4 Two More N2 Problems

12/3 Giancoli: Ch. 4, problem 23

11/30 Giancoli: Ch. 4, problems 78, 25

11/27 Slopes, Pulleys & Sliding Things

11/19 EXAM #5: Newton's Laws of Motion (part 1)

11/15 Giancoli: Ch. 4, problems 37, 38, 41

11/13 Cutnell and Johnson: Ch. 4, questions 2, 3, 11, 18; problems 15, 17, 38, 55

11/7 Newton's 2nd Law

11/6 Cutnell and Johnson: Ch. 4, problems 11, 13

11/5 Hewitt: Ch. 6, Think and Explain 9, 10, 12; Ch. 5, 2, 3, 4, 7

10/31 Hewitt: Ch. 4, Think and Explain 1, 2 and 4; Ch. 6, Think and Explain 1, 4 and 8

10/29 Newton's 2nd Law and Motion Problems

Quarter Two Begins


10/26 EXAM #4: 2-D Motion

10/25 Giancoli: Ch. 3, questions 15, 19, 20; problems 23, 26, 30

10/23 Giancoli: Ch. 3, problem 31. Also, Hills and Projectiles.

10/22 2-D Motion (so far). This has each type of 2-D problem, except for those involving projectiles and uneven surfaces.

10/19 Giancoli: Ch. 3, problems 21, 22, 24

10/18 Giancoli: Ch. 3, problems 18, 20

10/16 Relative Velocity and 2-D Kinematics

10/12 Giancoli: Ch. 3, questions 3, 4, 7; problem 15. Also, Two-Dimensional Displacement.

10/11 Giancoli: Ch. 3, problem 5

10/10 Giancoli: Ch. 3, problems 37, 13a

10/9 Relative Velocity in 2-D

10/8 Vector Basics

10/5 TEST #3: 1-D Motion

10/3 Giancoli: Ch. 2, problems (optional) 25, 39, 45

10/2 Giancoli: Ch. 2, questions 21, 22, 12, 18; problems 28, 35, 37

10/1 Giancoli: Ch. 2, problem 27

9/28 Giancoli: Ch. 2, problems 19, 23. Also, worksheet: One Dimensional Motion.

9/27 Giancoli: Ch. 2, problems 5, 7, 11

9/25 Giancoli: Ch. 2, problems 21, 33

9/24 Giancoli: Ch. 2, questions 2, 4, 7, 9, 11

9/19 Click HERE for a significant figures evaluation, and click HERE for a sig figs review.

9/18 TEST #2: Special Relativity

9/14 Last Relativity Worksheet

9/13 Giancoli: Ch. 26, questions 16, 17, 18, 19; problems 20, 21, 24, 29 (KE only)

9/11 Giancoli: Ch. 26, questions 9, 11, 12; problems 43, 45

9/10 More Relativity Problems

9/7 TEST #1: The Basics (from the start of the year through physics timeline)

9/6 Worksheet: Special Relativity

8/27 Bring a 3-ring binder, with paper, to tomorrow's class.