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 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 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 18/19||formulas|
|Test 2||March 24/25||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 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|
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-|