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 11 January 16/17 Introduction --- January 11
January 18 January 23/24 Position, Velocity, and Acceleration 2 January 18
January 25 January 30/31 Newton's Laws of Motion 4 January 25
February 1 February 6/7 Applications of Newton's Laws of Motion 3/5 February 1
February 8 February 13/14 Work and Energy 7 February 8
February 15 February 20/21 Momentum 8 February 15
February 22 February 27/28 Rotational Motion 9/10 February 22
March 1 March 6/7 Static Fluids 11 March 1
March 8 March 20/21 Fluid Dynamics 12 March 8
March 22   Temperature and Heat ... March 22
March 29 April 3/4 Review 13/14  
April 5 April 10/11 Thermodynamics 15 April 5
April 12 April 17/18 Oscillations and Waves 16 April 12
April 19 April 24/25 Sound 17 April 19
April 26   Review ... April 26

Assignments:

Pre-lab
Assignment:
Due Date:
A1 January 22
A2 January 29
A3 February 5
A4 February 12
A5 February 19
A6 February 26
A7 March 5
A8 March 19
A9 April 2
A10 April 9
A11 April 16
A12 April 23
Homework
Assignment:
Due Date:
H1 January 24
H2 January 31
H3 February 7
H4 February 14
H5 February 21
H6 February 28
H7 March 7
H8 March 21
H9 April 4
H10 April 11
H11 April 18
H12 April 25

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 20/21 formulas
Test 2 April 3/4 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 3 8 am
2 May 2 12:30 pm
3 May 3 5 pm
4 May 1 7:15 pm
5 May 2 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