Paul Mikulski
Professor, Physics
mikulski@usna.edu
410-293-6669
CH255

fall2004.pdf
fall2005.pdf
f2015_practice.pdf

Spring 2015
SP211P.1121 and SP211P.3321
s2016_mikulski_cps.pdf January 12
sp211_equations.pdf
f2015_loggerpro_install.pdf
Getting going with WileyPlus:
Suggested Problems by Chapter:
CH 2: 4, 14, 19, 28, 32, 35, 49, 55, 65, 69, 81
CH 4: 3, 7, 16, 22, 27, 28, 56, 62, 64, 74, 76, 79
CH 5: 5, 7, 13, 17, 18, 34, 44, 56, 57, 63
CH 6: 21, 28, 34, 36, 43, 51
CH 7: 9, 15, 19, 31, 38, 46, 54
CH 8: 8, 19, 34, 39, 45, 50, 53
CH 9: 3, 13, 22, 24, 33, 35, 40, 49, 64, 73
CH 10: 11, 22, 29, 33, 37, 43, 44, 46, 47, 56, 58, 61, 63
CH 11: 4, 12, 17, 25, 26, 29, 39, 46, 53, 69
CH 13: 8, 19, 40, 43, 46, 50
CH 14: 5, 13, 19, 29, 32, 39
CH 15: 9, 14, 30, 40, 41, 42, 58, 62, 63
CH 16: 4, 5, 10, 14, 18, 32, 40, 43, 45
CH 17: 5, 11, 16, 55, 59, 65

Week 1
Tue Jan 12 Spring Term Begins (Monday Class Schedule)
Wed Jan 13 worksheet01a.pdf scan01a.pdf 2.1-2 position, displacement, velocity
           worksheet01b.pdf scan01b.pdf 2.3 acceleration
Fri Jan 15 worksheet02.pdf scan02.pdf 2.4 constant acceleration
           worksheet03.pdf scan03.pdf 2.5 free-fall acceleration

Week 2
Mon Jan 18 ML King Jr Day (No Classes)
Tue Jan 19 Lab 1: 1D Kinematics lab1.pdf scan_lab1.pdf
Wed Jan 20 worksheet04.pdf scan04.pdf 4.1-3 kinematic variables as vectors
Fri Jan 22 worksheet05a.pdf scan05a.pdf 4.4 projectile motion
           worksheet05b.pdf scan05b.pdf 4.4 projectile motion

Week 3
Mon Jan 25 Snow Day! (No Classes)
Tue Jan 26 worksheet06.pdf scan06.pdf 4.5 uniform circular motion, kinematics
           Lab 2: 2D Kinematics lab2.pdf
Wed Jan 27 worksheet07.pdf scan07.pdf 4.6-7 relative motion
Fri Jan 29 worksheet08.pdf scan08.pdf 5.1 Newton's 1st and 2nd laws

Week 4
Mon Feb 01 worksheet09.pdf scan09.pdf 5.1-3 applying Newton's laws
           worksheet10a.pdf scan10a.pdf 5.1-3 applying Newton's laws
Tue Feb 02 worksheet10b.pdf scan10b.pdf 5.1-3 applying Newton's laws
Wed Feb 03 worksheet10c.pdf scan10c.pdf 5.3 Newton's 3rd law
Fri Feb 05 worksheet11a.pdf scan11a.pdf 6.1 kinetic friction
           worksheet11b.pdf scan11b.pdf 6.1 static friction

Week 5
Mon Feb 08 worksheet12a.pdf scan12a.pdf 6.2 drag force, terminal speed 
Tue Feb 09 Lab 3: N2L lab3a.pdf lab3b.pdf
Wed Feb 10 worksheet12b.pdf scan12b.pdf 6.3 uniform circular motion, dynamics
Fri Feb 12 worksheet13.pdf scan13.pdf 7.1-3 work, kinetic energy

Week 6
Mon Feb 15 Washington's Birthday (No Classes) 
Tue Feb 16 icy conditions, 4-hour delayed schedule
Wed Feb 17 worksheet14.pdf scan14.pdf 7.4-5 work done by a variable force
Fri Feb 18 Lab 4: Uniform Circular Motion lab4.pdf

Week 7 
Mon Feb 22 Lab 4: Uniform Circular Motion (continued)

Tue Feb 23 EXAM 1 practice.pdf scan_practice.pdf exam1.pdf scan_exam1.pdf
Wed Feb 24 worksheet15a.pdf scan15a.pdf 8.1-2 potential and mechanical energies
Fri Feb 26 worksheet15b.pdf scan15b.pdf 8.1-2 potential and mechanical energies
           worksheet15c.pdf scan15c.pdf 8.1-2 potential and mechanical energies

Week 8
Mon Feb 29 worksheet16a.pdf scan16a.pdf 8.4-5 work external, heat
Tue Mar 01 worksheet16b.pdf scan16b.pdf 7.6,8.3 power, potential energy curves
           Lab 5: Work and Energy lab5.pdf
Wed Mar 02 worksheet17a.pdf scan17a.pdf 9.1-2 center of mass, N2L for systems
Fri Mar 04 worksheet17b.pdf scan17b.pdf 9.1-2 center of mass, N2L for systems

Week 9
Mon Mar 07 worksheet18.pdf scan18.pdf 9.3-4 momentum, impulse
Tue Mar 08 Lab 6: 1D Collisions lab6a.pdf lab6b.pdf
Wed Mar 09 worksheet19.pdf scan19.pdf 9.5-8 collisions
Fri Mar 11 Open (Early Schedule)

-----Spring Break-----

Week 10
Mon Mar 21 worksheet20.pdf scan20.pdf 10.1-3 rotational kinematics
Tue Mar 22 worksheet21a.pdf scan21a.pdf 10.4-5 rotational inertia
           worksheet21b.pdf scan21b.pdf 10.4-5 calculating rotational inertia
Wed Mar 23 Lab 7: Tracking a system's COM lab7.pdf
Fri Mar 25 worksheet22.pdf scan22.pdf 10.6-7 torque, N2L rotational form

Week 11
Mon Mar 28 OPEN
Tue Mar 29 ***** EXAM 2 ***** exam2.pdf scan_exam2.pdf
Wed Mar 30 worksheet23a.pdf scan23a.pdf 10.8 work and energy with rotation
           worksheet23b.pdf scan23b.pdf 10.8 mg acts at COM
Fri Apr 01 worksheet24.pdf scan24.pdf 11.1-3 rolling
 
Week 12
Mon Apr 04 Lab 8: Rotation scan_lab8.pdf
Tue Apr 05 worksheet25.pdf scan25.pdf 11.4-5 cross products, r x F and r x p
           worksheet26a.pdf scan26a.pdf 11.6-8 angular momentum 
Wed Apr 06 worksheet26b.pdf scan26b.pdf 11.9 gyroscopes
Fri Apr 08 worksheet27.pdf scan27.pdf 13.1-3 Gravitation: F_G and satellites

Week 13
Mon Apr 11 worksheet28.pdf scan28.pdf 13.5 Gravitation: U_G and rockets
Tue Apr 12 worksheet29.pdf scan29.pdf 14.1-2 fluids at rest, pressure
           worksheet30a.pdf scan30a.pdf 14.4-5 Pascal, Archimedes
Wed Apr 13 worksheet30b.pdf scan30b.pdf 14.1-2 fluids in motion
Fri Apr 15 worksheet31.pdf scan31.pdf 15.1-2 simple harmonic motion

Week 14 
Mon Apr 18 worksheet32.pdf scan32.pdf 15.3 pendulums
Tue Apr 19 worksheet33.pdf scan33.pdf 15.5-6 damped oscillations, resonance
        Lab 9: Oscillations
Wed Apr 20 worksheet34.pdf scan34.pdf 16.1 traveling waves
Fri Apr 22 worksheet35.pdf scan35.pdf 16.2,5 wave speed, interference

Week 15
Mon Apr 25 worksheet36.pdf scan36.pdf 16.7 standing waves
Tue Apr 26 Lab 10: Standing Waves lab10.pdf
           worksheet37a.pdf scan37a.pdf 17.1-3 sound waves, interference 
Wed Apr 27 worksheet38.pdf scan38.pdf 17.7 the Doppler effect
Fri May 29 OPEN

Week 16
Mon May 02 OPEN
Tue May 03 ***** EXAM 3 ***** (Last Day of Class)

fall2004.pdf
fall2005.pdf
f2015_practice.pdf