Module 1

Objectives:

After completing this module, students will be able to distinguish between scalar and vector quantities in physics and to manipulate vectors graphically and algebraically.  Students will be able to analyze physical situations and distinguish between distance, displacement, speed, velocity, and acceleration.

Introduction

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Position and displacement

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Additional material:
Textbook, Chapters 2.1 - 2.3,  Workbook, Module 1 and Modules 2.1 - 2.5


The language of kinematics

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Additional material:  
Textbook, Chapter 3.1


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