Wednesday, February 21, 2018

February 22, 2018

Objective: Calculate torque from components.  Calculate angular momentum of a particle.

Activities
  • Refer to  couplands.net > AP Physics > Resources > Chapter 11
    • Read Section 11 - Angular Momentum.pdf
    • Do the problems listed after Book problems - Angular momentum.pdf on paper.
    • Help each other

Thursday, February 8, 2018

February 8, 2018

Objective: Analyze the kinematics and energy of rolling

Activities
  • Test 10 Monday
    • Solution to the silent quiz 10-1 posted on class web site under Resources
    • Study it!
  • Work and power in rotation (10-10)
  • Kinematics of Rolling (11-2)
  • Kinetic Energy of Rolling (11-3)
  • Predict the minimum marble height (take 2)
  • Introduce Rolling Practicum

February 7, 2018

SNOW DAY

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

February 6, 2018

Objective: Apply Newton's 2nd Law for rotation

Activities
  • Reminder: Space X Falcon Heavy launch at 1:30.  
    • Watch it here! Bring a pass from your 5th hour teacher
  • Finish AP Rotation 3 & review
  • Work, power, and rotation
  • Work on LON-CAPA 10B

February 5, 2018

Objective: Apply Newton's 2nd Law for rotation

Activities
  • Space X Falcon Heavy video and launch discussion
  • Silent quiz - meter stick tipping off a table
  • Discussion of Atwood machines with massive pulleys
  • AP Rotation 3

Friday, February 2, 2018

February 2, 2018

Objective: Apply Netwon's 2nd Law for Rotation

Activities
  • Connecting the key concepts: linear and rotational dynamics
  • Rotational inertia of a 2-D plate 
  • Finish and present AP Rotation WS 2
  • Work on LON-CAPA 10A (due Sunday night)

Thursday, February 1, 2018

February 1, 2018

Objective: Apply Newton's 2nd law for rotation

Activities
  • Cedar Point trip.  Are you in the Skyline Orchestra?
  • Return Test 9, write reflections in notebook, discuss, collect
  • Finish AP Rotation 2 a-d.  Check
  • Finish rest of AP Rotation 1 & 2
  • More practice problems with 2nd Law for Rotation