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Physics Week #4

September 25 - 29, 2000

 

Monday, September 25, 2000

Discuss the Acceleration and Gravity Labs

Tickertape Lab

Analyze the motion of a freefalling object.

Homework:  Tickertape Lab writeup due Wednesday.  Start preparing for the test on Wednesday.

Tuesday, September 26, 2000

Review Day

Discuss velocity, acceleration and freefall.  Work through some selected problems.

Homework:  Study for the Test

 

Wednesday, September 27, 2000

    Test #1 - Velocity, Acceleration and Freefall.

Assess what you have learned about velocity, acceleration and freefall.

Homework:  None

 

Thursday, September 28, 2000

Components of Motion

To be able to analyze motion in terms of its components, and apply the kinematic equations to components of motion.

Introduction to the concept of VECTORS and VECTOR ADDITION by means of the graphical method.

To be able to add and subtract vectors graphically.

Homework:  Vector WS #1

 

Friday, September 29, 2000

Quiz

Homework Review

Introduction to the solution of VECTOR ADDITION using the mathematical method.

To be able to add and subtract vectors analytically.

Homework:  Vector WS #2

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