Schedule

Calendar, AP Physics, Period G,First Quarter, 2017-2018
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
08/20/17 08/21/17 08/22/17 08/23/17 08/24/17 08/25/17 08/26/17




Teacher Meetings Teacher Meetings







08/27/17 08/28/17 08/29/17 08/30/17 08/31/17 09/01/17 09/02/17



Opening Classes (Schedule TBA). CLASS: Welcome! L Period (no class during first week) CLASS: Test-Chapter 2, Kinematics





HW: Relax!
09/03/17 09/04/17 09/05/17 09/06/17 09/07/17 09/08/17 09/09/17

Labor Day Holiday CLASS: Go over first test; 3.1: Coordinate Systems; 3.2: Vector & Scalar Quantities; 3.3: Some Properties of Vectors; 3.4: Components of a Vector CLASS: Lab-Kinematics: Acceleration of a Cart CLASS: Reflection Activity. 4.1: The Position, Velocity, & Acceleration Vectors; 4.2: Two-Dimensional Motion w/ Constant Acceleration; 4.3: Projectile Motion CLASS: In-class Quiz: Speed. 4.4: Uniform Circular Motion


Do HW Problems: 3.1, 3.3, 3.7, 3.15; Download Lab-Kinematics HW: 3.19, 3.23, 3.41; Complete lab writeup if not finished in class. HW: 4.1, 4.3, 4.5, 4.7, 4.9 HW: 4.11, 4.15, 4.17, 4.19, 4.21, 4.23
09/10/17 09/11/17 09/12/17 09/13/17 09/14/17 09/15/17 09/16/17

Day 4 CLASS: Continue 4.4: Uniform Circular Motion; 4.5: Tangential & Radial Acceleration; 4.6 Relative Velocity & Acceleration; Video: MotoGP. Video: Relative Motion CLASS: Lab-Catch the Ball CLASS: Test-Ch 3,4 CLASS: 5.1: The Concept of Force; 5.2: Newton's First Law; 5.3: Mass; 5.4: Newton's Second Law

D3, C3, E3, B3, A3 HW: 4.27, 4.30, 4.31, 4.32; Download Lab-Catch the Ball HW: 4.36, 4.37, 4.40, 4.43 HW: Relax! HW: 5.1, 5.3, 5.5, 5.7, 5.13; Download Practice Test
09/17/17 09/18/17 09/19/17 09/20/17 09/21/17 09/22/17 09/23/17

CLASS: 5.5: Gravitational Force & Weight; 5.6: Newton's Third Law; 5.7 Analysis Models using Newton's Second Law Day 4 CLASS: 5.7 Analysis Models using Newton's Second Law CLASS: 5.7 continued CLASS: Lab-Newton’s Second Law: Inclines

HW: 5.21, 5.20, 5.24, 5.28 D3, C3, E3, B3, A3 HW: 5.31, 5.33, 5.35 HW: Download Lab-Inclines HW: Complete writeup if not finished in class
09/24/17 09/25/17 09/26/17 09/27/17 09/28/17 09/29/17 09/30/17

CLASS: Demo-Pulleys; 5.8: Forces of Friction; Video: Rodney CLASS: 6.1: Intro to Newton's Second Law Applied to Uniform Circular Motion; ACTIVITY-Airplane: Tension in String Day 4 CLASS: 6.2: Vertical Circles; ACTIVITY-Vertical Circles CLASS: Lab-Newton’s Second Law: Friction

HW: 5.37, 5.39, 5.42 HW: 6.1, 6.6, 6.9, 6.8 D3, C3, E3, B3, A3 HW: 6.12, 6.14, 6.16. Download Friction Lab HW: Complete writeup if not finished in class
10/01/17 10/02/17 10/03/17 10/04/17 10/05/17 10/06/17 10/07/17

Outdoor Ed Week Outdoor Ed Week Outdoor Ed Week Outdoor Ed Week Outdoor Ed Week







10/08/17 10/09/17 10/10/17 10/11/17 10/12/17 10/13/17 10/14/17

PSAT Day CLASS: 6.2: Non-uniform Circular Motion; PSAT Day CLASS: Review for Test; DEMO-Penny on a Turntable CLASS: Test-Ch 5, 6


HW: 6.17, 6.21, 6.23; Download Practice Test
Study for test HW: Relax!
10/15/17 10/16/17 10/17/17 10/18/17 10/19/17 10/20/17 10/21/17

Day 4 CLASS: 7.1: Systems & Environments; 7.2 Work Done by a Constant Force; 7.3: The Scalar Product of Two Vectors; 7.4: Work Done by a Varying Force. Extra Credit available.
CLASS: 7.5 Kinetic Energy and the Work-Kinetic Energy Theorem; 7.6: Potential Energy of a System. CLASS: 7.7: Conservative and Non-conservative Forces; 7.8: Relationship between Conservative Forces and Potential Energy. CLASS: 7.9 Energy Diagrams and Equilibrium of a System

D3, C3, E3, B3, A3 HW: 7.1, 7.2, 7.5, 7.9, 7.14, 7.17, 7.21 HW: 7.31, 7.32, 7.33, 7.35, 7.42 HW: 7.43, 7.45, 7.47, 7.49 HW: 7.52; Download Lab-Pendulum
10/22/17 10/23/17 10/24/17 10/25/17 10/26/17 10/27/17 10/28/17

CLASS: Lab-Conservation of Energy: Pendulum. Extra Credit Due. Day 4 CLASS: 8.1-8.2: Analysis Models for non-Isolated and Isolated Systems; CLASS: 8.3: Situations Involving Kinetic Friction; 8.4: Changes in Mechanical Energy for Nonconservative Forces CLASS: 8.5: Power; AP Problems.

HW: Complete writeup if not finished in class D3, C3, E3, B3, A3 HW: 8.2, 8.3, 8.5, 8.7 HW: 8.12, 8.14, 8.16. HW: 8.21, 8.22, 8.27, 8.29, 8.30, 8.37; Download Practice Test
10/29/17 10/30/17 10/31/17 11/01/17 11/02/17 11/03/17 11/04/17

CLASS: Review for Test. Day 3 - End of Quarter 1. Test-Ch 7,8 Day 4 CLASS: 9.1: Linear Momentum; 9.2: Analysis Model: Isolated System; 9.3 Analysis Model: Non-isolated System US Writing Day

HW: Study for test HW: Relax! D3, C3, E3, B3, A3 HW: 9.1, 9.4, 9.5, 9.6, 9.11, 9.15; Download Lab-Impulse & Momentum