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

Assignments:

Pre-lab
Assignment:
Due Date:
A1 January 21
A2 January 28
A3 February 4
A4 February 11
A5 February 18
A6 February 25
A7 March 4
A8 March 11
A9 April 1
A10 April 8
A11 April 15
A12 April 22
Homework
Assignment:
Due Date:
H1 January 23
H2 January 30
H3 February 6
H4 February 13
H5 February 20
H6 February 27
H7 March 6
H8 March 13
H9 April 3
H10 April 10
H11 April 17
H12 April 24

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 19/20 formulas
Test 2 March 26/27 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 April 30 8 am
2 May 1 12:30 pm
3 May 2 5 pm
4 April 30 7:15 pm
5 May 1 10:15 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