Schedule

Class Meetings:

Before each class meeting in the large lecture hall and the associated studio session study the web-based material and the corresponding chapters in the textbook.  Complete one homework assignment before the studio session and a second assignment after the studio session.  Notes from the class meetings will be available for review below.

Class meeting Studio Session Web material Textbook Class
      Chapter Notes
January 12 January 17/18 Introduction --- January 12
January 19 January 24/25 Position, Velocity, and Acceleration 2 January 19
January 26 Jan 31/Feb 1 Newton's Laws of Motion 4 January 26
February 2 February 7/8 Applications of Newton’s Laws of Motion 3/5 February 2
February 9 February 14/15 Work and Energy 7 February 9
February 16 February 21/22 Momentum 8 February 16
February 23 Feb 28/Mar 1 Rotational Motion 9/10 February 23
March 2 March 7/8 Static Fluids 11 March 2
March 9 March 21/22 Fluid Dynamics 12 March 9
March 23 March 28/29 Temperature and Heat 13/14 March 23
March 30 April 4/5 Thermodynamics 15 March 30
April 6 April 11/12 Oscillations and Waves 16 April 6
April 13 April 18/19 Sound 17 April 13
April 20   Review   April 20

Assignments:

Pre-lab
Assignment:
Due Date:
A1 January 20
A2 January 27
A3 February 3
A4 February 10
A5 February 17
A6 February 24
A7 March 3
A8 March 10
A9 March 24
A10 March 31
A11 April 7
A12 April 17
Homework
Assignment:
Due Date:
H1 January 25
H2 February 1
H3 February 8
H4 February 15
H5 February 22
H6 March 1
H7 March 8
H8 March 22
H9 March 29
H10 April 5
H11 April 12
H12 April 19

Tests:

Test 1 and 2 are proctored 1-hour exams, test 3 is an 80-minute proctored exam.   You will take test 1 and test 2 during the first hour of a studio session and test 3 during the final exam period for the class or studio session.

Test 1 February 21/22 formulas
Test 2 March 28/29 formulas
Test 3 see schedule below formulas

Final Exam schedule:

The final exam is a 80 minute exam.  You will take the exam in rooms 207.

Section:  Exam day:  Exam time:
1 May 4 8 am
2 May 3 12:30 pm
3 May 4 5 pm
4 May 2 7:15 pm
5 May 3 8 am

 

Grades

You can examine the entries made for you in the instructor's grade book on Canvas.
Percentage grades translate to letter grades as shown in the table below.  Please notify the instructor if you think a grade has not been recorded correctly.

90% and above A
87% - 89% A-
83% - 86% B+
80% - 82% B
77% - 79% B-
73% - 76% C+
70% - 72% C
67% - 69% C-
63% - 66% D+
60% - 62% D
57% - 59% D-
below 57% F