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 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||Review||...||March 22|
|March 29||April 3/4||Temperature and Heat||13/14||March 29|
|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 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 20/21||formulas|
|Test 2||April 3/4||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||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|
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-|