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 |
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HW: Relax! |
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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 |
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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 |
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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 |
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D3, C3, E3, B3, A3 | HW: 4.27, 4.30, 4.31, 4.32; Download Lab-Catch the Ball; Download Practice Test |
HW: 4.36, 4.37, 4.40, 4.43 |
HW: Relax! |
HW: 5.1, 5.3, 5.5, 5.7, 5.13 |
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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 |
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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 |
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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 |
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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 |
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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 |
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HW: 6.17, 6.21, 6.23; Download Practice Test |
Study for test | HW: Relax! |
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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 |
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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 |
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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. |
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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 |
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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 |