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|
|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 6|
|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 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|
Assignments cover the material presented in the textbook and the web material. They may refer you back to some activity you were asked to complete in the web material or in class.
Assignments are submitted online on Canvas. Assignments are scored by the computer and you will receive your assignment grade immediately. You can submit the assignments up to three times if you need to improve your score. The highest score counts.
Assignments are due at 11:59 PM on the indicated date. No late assignments will be accepted.
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|
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|
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-|