Schedule, sections 1 - 5

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

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 2
A8 March 9
A9 March 23
A10 March 30
A11 April 6
A12 April 13
Homework
Assignment:
Due Date:
H1 January 22
H2 January 29
H3 February 5
H4 February 12
H5 February 19
H6 February 26
H7 March 4
H8 March 11
H9 March 25
H10 April 1
H11 April 8
H12 April 15

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 18/19 formulas
Test 2 March 24/25 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 28 8:00 am
2 April 28 2:45 pm
3 April 30 12:30 pm
4 April 28 7:15 pm
5 April 29 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 promptly 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