Class # | Gryffindor (B) | Hufflepuff (C): | Ravenclaw(D): | Slytherin (F): |

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2 | Friday 9/5 | Thursday 9/4 | Thursday 9/4 | Friday 9/5 |

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15 | Monday 9/29 | Monday 9/29 | Friday 9/26 | Monday 9/29 |

16 | Tuesday 9/30 | Tuesday 9/30 | Tuesday 9/30 | Tuesday 9/30 |

17 | Thursday 10/2 | Wed 10/1 | Wed 10/1 | Wed 10/1 |

18 | Friday 10/3 | Thursday 10/2 | Thursday 10/2 | Friday 10/3 |

19 | Monday 10/6 | Monday 10/6 | Monday 10/6 | Monday 10/6 |

20 | Tues 10/14 | Tues 10/14 | Wed 10/15 | Tues 10/14 |

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24 | Thurs 10/23 | Wed 10/22 | Wed 10/22 | Wed 10/22 |

25 | Friday 10/24 | Thurs 10/23 | Thurs 10/23 | Friday 10/24 |

**Physics Test on Sept 23**Rough Draft of Lab Report Due 10PM Monday Oct 6

^{th}Oct 8-10 is Camp Wing No School Oct 13 for Colombus Day Oct 14 is Monday Schedule Oct 17 is last day of the Quarter Oct 20: No School

**Physics Test on Oct 28**

**Homework 0:**Before the first class: 1. Write me a one-page letter (hand written is fine) telling me something about yourself. You should hand this in on paper (not electronically). 2. Read http://blogs.bu.edu/ggarber/bua-py-25/introduction-to-physics/ OR watch Introduction to Physics Video

**Homework 1: Aristotle and Galileo**Learn about Aristotle and Galileo by Read Blog entry OR YouTube Video OR Textbook readings:

**Chapter 1**on Scientific Method (pp 7-10) and

**Chapter 2**pp 18-23 (on Aristotle on Motion, Galileo on Leaning Tower, Galileo on Inclined Planes) Write InterLACE HW on Aristotle, Galileo, and Mass. Int.erlace.com Web Assign Questions on Aristotle vs Galileo www.webassign.net

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**Homework 2: Web Assign Pre-exam- Force Concept Inventory**

## Homework 3: Newton’s First Law

- Learn about Newton’s First Law and Net Force

Read Blog

OR Watch YouTube Video

OR Read textbook Chapter 2: pp 23-29 (on Newton’s 1^{st}Law, Net Force, Equilibrium Rule, Support Force, Equilibrium of moving things), Chapter 4: pp 54-5 (mass and Weight) - InterLACE Questions on “Inertia Questions”
- Web Assign Questions on Inertia and Net Force

## Homework 4: Statics and Introduction to Motion.

Learn about motion and velocity Read Blog OR YouTube Video OR Read Textbook Chapter 3 pp 36-38 (on Speed, Velocity), Appendix A pp. 665 (US Customary System, System International, Appendix B p 668 (first column only) AND Workbook p iv (How to use This Book), Chapter 1 pp 1-2 (Speed Velocity, NOT acceleration), Read Examples 1-3 Read about Methods for Measuring Velocity on Blog InterLACE HW Questions on Statics Web Assign Questions on “Statics and Equilibrium” Learn about LEGO Mindstorm Robots and Programming in LabView: Either Read blog Or Watch Video## Homework 5: Motion and graphing

Learn about motion and graphing Read Blog OR YouTube Video Or Read Textbook Appendix C pp 671-673 (Graphs, Cartesian, Area and Slope) InterLACE HW Questions on Motion Workbook Questions: Write the answers IN your workbook: Chapter 1 pp 5-6 Do Ex. 1-4 Make sure the Notebook Feature of InterLACE is updated with a record of your experiment. Have you fully described what you did? Sketched/photos of your experiments. Results and analysis? Comparison to other groups. A screen shot of your code?## Homework 6: Graphing motion and acceleration

Learn about acceleration Read the Blog page OR YouTube Video Or Read Textbook Chapter 3 pp 39-41 (acceleration, Galileo Inclined Plane), Appendix B pp 668-670 (Computing velocity and distance on inclined planes and when acceleration is constant) AND Read Workbook p 2 (Acceleration) and p 5 (Example 5) InterLACE HW Questions on graphs of Constant V Web Assign Questions on “Motion, Speed and velocity” Update lab notebook on InterLACE## Homework 7: Accelerating motion

Learn about Kinematic Equations and constant accelerating motion Read the Blog page Or Read Textbook Chapter 3 pp 41-45 (How fast, How far, How quickly How Fast Changes) AND Read Workbook Chapter 2 p 8-9 (Free Fall) and (Examples 6-9) InterLACE Questions on acceleration Workbook (do problems in the workbook) pp6-7 Exercises 5-8 Update lab notebook on InterLACE

## Homework 8: Free fall and Inertia

Learn about Galileo and free fall and Newton’s 2^{nd} Law

Read Textbook Chapter 4 pp 56-58 (Newton’s second law of motion, when acceleration is free fall), Chapter 9 pp 151-152 (Newtonian Synthesis, Universal Law of gravity) AND Workbook Chapter 7 p 97 and p101.

InterLACE Questions on Free Fall

Workbook p 10 Exercises 9-11

Web Assign Questions on Free Fall

## Homework 9: Lab Report Guidelines

- Learn about writing a lab report on the Blog Page
- InterLACE Questions on Free Fall Problems
- Workbook p 11-12 Exercises 12-14
- Web Assign Questions on Free Fall Problems
- Start thinking about lab report

## Homework 10: Start lab report

- Write an outline for the introduction to lab report: Post to InterLACE
- Find primary sources, start doing background research: Post to InterLACE
- Make graphs, analyze data: Post to InterLACE

## Homework 11: Introduction lab report

Write the introduction to lab report: Submit to Dropbox

**Homework 12**: STUDY FOR TEST

**Homework 13**: **Learn about Newton’s 2nd Law:**

Read Text Read 56-7; Workbook Read pp 29-31 OR Blog reading (Newton’s Second Axiom )

Do Workbook Problems on Acceleration WB Chapter 3 Ex. 2-5 p 33

InterLACE HW Assignment on Forces and Acceleration

**Homework 14**: **Learn about Friction**

Read textbook pp 52-3; Workbook Read pp35-36 OR Blog reading on Friction

Do Workbook Problems on Friction WB Chapter 3 Ex. 7,8, 10, 11 p 37

Do Web Assign on Acceleration (Newton’s Second Axiom)

**Homework 15**: **Learn about Newton’s 3rd Law**

Read textbook pp 67-73 (Newton’s 3rd Law)

Do Web Assign on Friction

**Homework 16**: Learn about Vectors and Triangles and Similar Triangles:

Your choice of Textbook: 74-77, 674-676 & Workbook Read pp 15-16 OR

WB Problems on Colinear Vectors Ch 2 Do Ex 1-5 pp 18-19

InterLACE HW on Newton’s 2nd Law

Make sure Notebook entries for “Walking in Galileo’s Footsteps” and “Newton’s 2nd” are up to date.

**Homework 17: Learn about Trigonometry and Vector Components**

Read WB p248 on Trigonometry & Read WB Vectors Ch 2 Read pp 17-8 OR

Do WB Problems Chapter 2 Vectors Do Ex 6-9 pp 20-21

Do Web Assign on Vectors

If you have completed the Robot Tug-of-War make sure your notebook entry is up to date

**Homework 18**: Learn about Statics

WB Ch 3 Read pp38-41 OR

You Tube Video on Inverse Trig and Strings Problems OR

Blog on Inverse Trig and Strings

WB Problems on Statics Do ex 13-17 (p42-3)

Web Assign on Vector Problems

Notebook entries on either Tug-of-War or Marsh Chapel up to date

**Homework 19**:

On **Monday evening (at 10PM) October 6th**, the full rough draft of your lab report is due. Send it to the drop box. This will be a graded draft. It will be a major part of your 1st Quarter October Report Card. However, it will be a minor part (3%) of your total semester grade, which is what goes down on your permanent record. Page limit: 20 pages maximum. 3000 words maximum. If you are including photos, make them low-resolution to reduce the file size of your document. Max file size, 10 MB.

**Homework 20**: Learn about Inclined Planes

WB Ch 3 Read Ex 5(p32) Ex 8(p36) Ex 15(48-9) OR

YouTube on Inclined Planes OR

Blog on HYPERLINK “http://blogs.bu.edu/ggarber/bua-physics/inclined-planes/”Inclined Planes

WB Problems on Inclined Planes Ch3 Do ex 6, 9, B2, B4, B5InterLACE HW on Vectors

Finish all notebook entries

**Homework 21: **Learn about Momentum and the Force-Impulse Relationship

Read Textbook pp 84-88 & Workbook pp 51-3 OR

Read Blog http://blogs.bu.edu/ggarber/bua-physics/momentum/

Workbook: Chapter 4 p 53 Exercises 1-3

Do InterLACE HW on Momentum

**Homework 22: **Learn about Conservation of Momentum and Newton’s 3rd Law

Read Textbook pp 89-91 OR

Watch Video http://youtu.be/unBhqd6oP7w

** **Web Assign: Momentum-Impulse Relationship

Workbook: Chapter 4 p 54 Exercises 4-6

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**Homework 23: **Learn about Collisions, Elastic, Inelastic

Read Textbook pp 91-93 & Workbook pp 55-57 OR

Watch Video http://youtu.be/cRg2bUXuv_s OR

Blog at http://blogs.bu.edu/ggarber/bua-physics/collisions-and-conservation-of-momentum/

Workbook: Chapter 4 p 58 Exercises 7-11

Web Assign: Conservation of Momentum

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**Homework 24 **Learn about 2D Collisions and Vis Viva

Read Textbook pp 94-95, 101 OR

Watch Video Vis Viva Video http://youtu.be/gaGHdph_DZg

Collisions Video http://youtu.be/D5vzOmoNRIg

Workbook: Chapter 4 p 59 Exercises 12-14

InterLACE HW: 2D Collisions

Web Assign: 2D Collisions and Vis Viva

**Homework 25 Lab Report Revisions**

Read your lab report feedback. Start working on your revisions. Final draft is due Nov 3 at 10PM