Grading System Info  Acceptable & Unacceptable Behaviors  Lab Report Info 
SUMMER ASSIGNMENTS  

All assignment are at Webassign.net.  
due  tutorials 
7/21/17 
Motion Basics Video (0:08):
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Motion Graphs Video (0:10):
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8/4/17 
Equations Video (0:09):
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8/11/17 
Calculus Video (0:20):
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8/18/17 
ijk Notation Video (0:15):
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CYCLE 1 OPEN CYCLE (INTRODUCTION) 8/299/7 

Competency quiz on summer assignment. (in class) 
Inclass activities to check foundational understandings of motion. 
AP Information About the exam Course Objectives Equation Sheet Constant Sheet 
Activity: Find the acceleration of a Hotwheel on a ramp and on a flat track. (checked in class) 
CYCLE 2 MOTION IN 1 DIMENSION 9/89/15 

No Competency Quiz this cycle. 
1D Motion Online Notes (0:38):
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Conceptual Questions (presented in class) 
Webassign problems (Due 9:00 pm on the last day of the cycle) 
Lab Experiment: Find the acceleration of a ball on a ramp. Due next day 6. 
CYCLE 3 MOTION IN 2 DIMENSIONS 9/169/25 

1D Motion Competency Quiz (in class) 
2D Motion Online Notes (0:44):
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Conceptual Questions (presented in class) 
Webassign problems (Due 9:00 pm on the last day of the cycle) 
Lab Experiment: Determine the launch velocity of the pasco launcher. due next day 6. 
CYCLE 4 NEWTON'S LAWS I 9/2610/4 

2D Motion Competency Quiz (in class) 
Newton's Laws I Online Notes (0:41):
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Static or Kinetic Friction Decision Chart 
Conceptual Questions (presented in class) 
Webassign problems (Due 9:00 pm on the last day of the cycle) 
Lab Experiment: Find the acceleration due to gravity using a simple pendulum 
CYCLE 5 OPEN (DRAG) 10/510/13 


Newton's Laws I Competency Quiz (in class)  
PDF of Drag notes that were on the smartboard.
Solving the differential equation for the sub problem. 

Activity: Determine the kvalue for a coffee filter. (Checked inclass)  1D Motion FR practice 
CYCLE 6 NEWTON'S LAWS II 10/1410/23 

Newton's 3rd Law Preliminaries (No Competency Quiz) PDF of inclass preliminaries 
Newton's Laws II Online Notes (1:00):
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Conceptual Questions (presented in class) 
Webassign problems (Due 9:00 pm on the last day of the cycle) 
Lab Experiment: Determine the coefficient of friction of a block given a metric measuring tape and a timer. (due next day 6) 
CYCLE 7 UNIFORM CIRCULAR MOTION 10/2410/31 

Newton's Laws II Competency Quiz (in class) 
Uniform Circular Motion Online Notes (1:05):
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Differential Gear Video 
Conceptual Questions (presented in class) 
Webassign problems (Due 9:00 pm on the last day of the cycle) 
Lab Experiment: Compare the actual acceleration of an Atwood's Machine (calculated from distance and time information), to the theoretical acceleration (calculated from force and mass information). due next day 6. more info 
CYCLE 8 OPEN CYCLE 11/111/9 

Uniform Circular Motion Competency Quiz (in class) 
Interactive lecture and practice problems to review for first quarter final 
Helpful Materials cycle 1 review cycle 2 review cycle 3 review cycle 4 review cycle 5 review cycle 6 review cycle 7 review mc shortcuts general principles 
CYCLE 9 FIRST QUARTER FINAL 11/1011/17 

Schedule: TESTING SCHEDULE 
CYCLE 10 WORK & KINETIC ENERGY 11/1811/29 


Calculating Work Preliminaries (No Competency Quiz) PDF of inclass practice 

Work & Kinetic Energy Online Notes (0:35):
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Proof of the WorkEnergy Theorem  
Conceptual Questions (presented in class)  
Webassign problems (Due 9:00 pm on the last day of the cycle)  
Spring Bungee Jump Lab. Purpose: Find the mass that stretches your spring 0.285 m when dropped from the equilibrium pt. 
CYCLE 11 CONSERVATION OF ENERGY 11/3012/7 

Work & Kinetic Energy Competency Quiz (in class) 
Conservation of Energy Online Notes (0:54):
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Conceptual Questions (presented in class) 
Webassign problems (Due 9:00 pm on the last day of the cycle) 
Lab Experiment: Determine the Potential Energy function of a bungee. 
CYCLE 12 MOMENTUM & SYSTEMS 12/812/15 


Conservation of Energy Competency Quiz (in class)  
Momentum & Systems Online Notes (0:45):
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Conceptual Questions (presented in class)  
Webassign problems (Due 9:00 pm on the last day of the cycle)  
Lab Experiment: Determine the theoretical & actual min start height for a hotwheel to make a loop, as well as the energy lost. (No write up.) 
CYCLE 13 CONSERVATION OF MOMENTUM 12/161/3 


Momentum & Systems Competency Quiz (in class)  
Conservation of Momentum Online Notes (0:38):
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PDF proof that Huygens' Relation is equivalent to Conservation of Momentum and Kinetic Energy  
Conceptual Questions (presented in class)  
Webassign problems (Due 9:00 pm on the last day of the cycle)  
Activity: Determine the impulses and average forces in a Pasco Cart collision. 
CYCLE 14 OPEN (PROBLEM SOLVING) 1/41/11 

Conservation of Momentum Competency Quiz (in class) 
COMBO ACTIVITIES
1) Find Q on Hot Wheels ramp 2) Find dart speed before collision with Hot Wheel 
WHICH APPROACH?
Whiteboard activities Optional Practice Quia 
PRACTICE MC & FR
MC from previous interactive lectures, and answers Practice FR, 
INTRO TO TORQUE 
CYCLE 15 ROTATIONAL MOTION 1/121/22 


Torque & Rotational Preliminaries (No Competency Quiz) PDF of inclass practice (will be posted) 

Rotational Motion Online Notes (0:50):
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Conceptual Questions (presented in class)  
Webassign problems (Due 9:00 pm on the last day of the cycle)  
Determine the theoretical rotational inertia of a ruler and its actual using conservation of energy in a falling rotation, and compare them. (Formal lab writeup.) 
CYCLE 16 ROTATIONAL DYNAMICS 1/231/30 


Rotational Motion Competency (in class) 

Rotational Dynamics Online Notes (0:43):
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Conceptual Questions (presented in class)  
Webassign problems (Due 9:00 pm on the last day of the cycle)  
Integrating to get rotational inertia (disk and rod).  
None. 
CYCLE 17 OPEN (STATIC EQUILIBRIUM) 1/312/7 


Rotational Dynamics Competency (in class) 

Interactive Lecture: Equilibrium Problems Equilibrium practice problems  
Interactive Lecture: FR hints and answers 

Studying on your own Which Approach? (Practice Quia) MC from previous interactive lectures AP Cheat Sheet 
CYCLE 18 SECOND QUARTER FINAL 2/82/16 


Tentative Schedule 
CYCLE 19 SIMPLE HARMONIC MOTION 2/212/28 

Simple Harmonic Motion Preliminaries (No Competency Quiz) PDF of inclass practice (will be posted) 
Simple Harmonic Motion Online Notes (0:31):
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Video: The CircularHarmonic Connection Video: Periodic Motion with Dr. Hume & Dr. Ivey 
Conceptual Questions (presented in class) 
Webassign problems (Due 9:00 pm on the last day of the cycle) 
Lab: Determine x(t), v(t) and a(t) for a SH oscillator. Due next day 6. 
CYCLE 20 SPRINGS & PENDULA 3/13/8 


Simple Harmonic Motion Competency Quiz (in class)  
Springs & Pendula Online Notes (0:40):
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Guide to the four SH Oscillators Using Differential Equations to get T 

Conceptual Questions (presented in class)  
Lab Experiment: Using a timer, scale & meterstick, determine three of the following using SHM:

CYCLE 21 UNIVERSAL GRAVITATION 3/93/20 

Springs & Pendula Competency Quiz 
Universal Gravitation Online Notes 1 (0:41):
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Universal Gravitation Online Notes 2 (0:29):
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Equation Guide 
Conceptual Questions (presented in class) 
Webassign problems. Due 11:59 pm on the last day of the cycle. 
No lab experiment this cycle. 
CYCLE 22 OPEN 3/213/28  

There is no competency quiz for Universal Gravitation  
AP Cheat Sheet  
FR 
CYCLE 23 THIRD QUARTER FINAL 3/294/5  

Schedule: Revised Schedule 
CYCLE 24 REVIEW 4/64/21 

AP Cheat Sheet 
CYCLE 25 FINAL QUARTER FINAL  

The Final Quarter Final is our Practice AP Exam. Schedule: 4/24 and 4/25 in class 