Sunday, January 31, 2016

January 29, 2016

Activities
  • Test 9: Momentum
Homework:  Tape objectives for Chapter 10: Rotation into review notebook on correct pages (see template on couplands.net > AP Physics > Resources)

Thursday, January 28, 2016

January 28, 2016

Objective: Wrap up momentum.  Rotational kinematics.

Activities
  • Notebook check for N22-29
  • Whiteboard presentations for AP Collisions 2
  • Lecture: Kinematics of rotation, sections 10.2 & 10.4
  • Selected practice problems for kinematics of rotation
Homework: Trim and tape objectives for Chapter 10 onto N30-33

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

January 27, 2016

Objective: Solve complex problems using momentum

Activities
  • Complete AP Collisions 2
  • Whiteboard AP Collisions 1 & 2
Homework:  LON-CAPA 9B due tonight

January 26, 2016

Objective: Analyze problems using conservation of momentum

Activities
  • N24: Add key equations for conservation of momentum
  • Complete AP Collisions 1
  • Start AP Collisions 2.  Will need extra paper.  Work on on scratch paper first, then write up using proper problem solving procedure
  

Sunday, January 24, 2016

January 25, 2016

Objectives: Analyze collisions using the impulse-momentum theorem and conservation of momentum.

Activities
  • Lecture: Conservation of Momentum
  • Work on WS AP Collisions 1 / Finish data collection for Impulse Lab
Homework:
      Complete write up for Impulse Lab - due Tue.
      Read section 9.7 - 9.11 and classify by objective in review notebook
      LON-CAPA 7B due Wed. night.  Three problems are exemplars in the review notebook.

Friday, January 22, 2016

January 22, 2016

Objective:  Impulse-Momentum theorem

Activities
  • Lecture on sections 9.4 - 9.6: Momentum and impulse
  • Start data collection for Impulse-Momentum Lab
         Print copies of the graphs for each student
         Each student will hand in graphs with their own analysis
         Staple all reports together for your group
  • Work on LON-CAPA 9A
Homework
  • Read and classify sections 9.4 - 9.6 (write section numbers on appropriate objectives in Review notebook). 
  • LON-CAPA 9A - due Sunday night
  • N27 & N28 - Do problem exemplars on N27 and the first problem on N28.  Classify on N23.

Thursday, January 21, 2016

January 21, 2016

Objective: Explain the concept of impulse and relate to the change in momentum of a system.

Activities
  • Whiteboard WS Center of Mass and Momentum

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

January 20, 2016

Objective: Apply Newton's 2nd Law for systems of particle

Activities
  • Review problems 1-3 from LON-CAPA 9A (center of mass problems)
  • Quiz 9-1: Center of Mass with Integration
Homework: WS - Center of Mass and Momentum, problems 1-7

Monday, January 18, 2016

January 19, 2016

Objectives: Find COM of a 2-D shape.  Apply Newton's 2nd Law for a system of particles.

Activities
  • Calendar
  • Lecture: Finding the COM of a 2-D shape with integration
  • Lecture: Newton's 2nd Law for a system of particles (HRW 9.3)
  • WS: Center of Mass problems with integration, problem 2.
  • Start WS: Center of Mass and Momentum
Homework:
     Read and classify HRW 9.1 - 9.3.
     Do and classify  LON-CAPA 7A problems 1-3: COM
     Study Objective D.1 Center of Mass.  Quiz tomorrow.

Thursday, January 14, 2016

January 15, 2016

Objective: Use integration to find the center of mass of an solid object

Activities
  • Retest 8
  • Finish notes: Finding COM with integration
  • Start WS - Center of Mass problems using Integration.  Problem 1 goes on N26.
Homework: none

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

January 14, 2016

Objective: Use integration to find the center of mass of an solid object

Activities
  • N17 - Conservation of Energy - Key Ideas
  • Review N18 - N21: problem exemplars for Chapter 8
  • Whiteboard center of mass problems HRW pp. 229-230 #2, 3, 5, 7.
  • Do N26 Rod of non-uniform density
  • Lecture: Newton's 2nd Law for a System of Particles (section 9.3)
  • WS: Center of Mass and Momentum
Homework:
      Study Notebook, textbook, and problem exemplars for Chapter 8
      Retest 8 tomorrow
      Quiz 9-1 tomorrow: Center of mass