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

Spring 2015
SP211P.1121 and SP211P.3321
s2016_mikulski_cps.pdf January 12
s2016_equations.pdf
f2015_loggerpro_install.pdf
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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, 45, 50, 53, 77
CH 9:  3, 13, 22, 24, 33, 35, 40, 49, 64, 73
CH 10: 11, 22, 29, 33, 37, 44, 46, 47, 56, 58, 61, 63
CH 11: 4, 12, 17, 25, 26, 29, 39, 46, 53
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 worksheet1a.pdf  scan1a.pdf   2.1-2   position, displacement, velocity
           worksheet1b.pdf  scan1b.pdf   2.3     acceleration
Fri Jan 15 worksheet2.pdf   scan2.pdf    2.4     constant acceleration
           worksheet3.pdf   scan3.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 worksheet4.pdf   scan4.pdf    4.1-3   kinematic variables as vectors
Fri Jan 22 worksheet5a.pdf  scan5a.pdf   4.4     projectile motion
           worksheet5b.pdf  scan5b.pdf  4.4     projectile motion

Week 3
Mon Jan 25 Snow Day! (No Classes)
Tue Jan 26 worksheet6.pdf   scan6.pdf   4.5     uniform circular motion, kinematics
           Lab 2: 2D Kinematics lab2.pdf
Wed Jan 27 worksheet7.pdf   scan7.pdf   4.6-7   relative motion
Fri Jan 29 worksheet8.pdf   scan8.pdf   5.1     Newton's 1st and 2nd laws

Week 4
Mon Feb  1 worksheet9.pdf   scan9.pdf   5.1-3   applying Newton's laws
           worksheet10a.pdf scan10a.pdf 5.1-3   applying Newton's laws
Tue Feb  2 worksheet10b.pdf scan10b.pdf 5.1-3   applying Newton's laws
Wed Feb  3 worksheet10c.pdf scan10c.pdf 5.3     Newton's 3rd law
Fri Feb  5 worksheet11a.pdf scan11a.pdf 6.1     kinetic friction
           worksheet11b.pdf scan11b.pdf 6.1     static friction

Week 5
Mon Feb  8 worksheet12a.pdf scan12a.pdf 6.2     drag force, terminal speed 
Tue Feb  9 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 Lab 4: Uniform Circular Motion
Wed Feb 17 worksheet14  7.4-5   work done by a variable force
Fri Feb 18 worksheet15a 8.1-2   potential and mechanical energies
           worksheet15b 8.1-2   potential and mechanical energies

Week 7
Mon Feb 22 worksheet15c 8.1-2   potential and mechanical energies
           worksheet16a 8.4-5   work external, heat
Tue Feb 23 ***** EXAM 1 (WORKSHEETS 1-14) *****
Wed Feb 24 worksheet16b 7.6,8.3 power, potential energy curves
Fri Feb 26 worksheet17a 9.1-2   center of mass, N2L for systems
           worksheet17b 9.1-2   center of mass, N2L for systems

Week 8
Mon Feb 29 worksheet18  9.3-4   momentum, impulse
Tue Mar  1 Lab 5: Work and Energy
Wed Mar  2 worksheet19  9.5-8   collisions
Fri Mar  4 worksheet20  10.1-3  rotational kinematics

Week 9
Mon Mar  7 worksheet21a 10.4-5  rotational inertia (Early Schedule)
Tue Mar  8 Lab 6: 1D Collisions
Wed Mar  9 worksheet21b 10.4-5  calculating rotational inertia
Fri Mar 11 Open Day (Early Schedule)

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

Week 10
Mon Mar 21 worksheet22  10.6-7  torque, N2L rotational form
Tue Mar 22 ***** EXAM 2 (WORKSHEETS 1-21b) *****
Wed Mar 23 worksheet23a 10.8    work and energy with rotation
           worksheet23b 10.8    mg acts at COM
Fri Mar 25 worksheet24  11.1-3  rolling

Week 11
Mon Mar 28 worksheet25  11.4-5  cross products, r x F and r x p

Tue Mar 29 Lab 7: 2D Collisions
           worksheet26a 11.6-8  angular momentum
Wed Mar 30 worksheet26b 11.9    gyroscopes
Fri Apr  1 worksheet27  13.1-3  Gravitation: F_G and satellites

Week 12
Mon Apr  4 worksheet28  13.5    Gravitation: U_G and rockets     
Tue Apr  5 Lab 8: Rotation
           worksheet29  14.1-2  fluids at rest, pressure
Wed Apr  6 worksheet30a 14.4-5  Pascal, Archimedes
Fri Apr  8 worksheet30b 14.1-2  fluids in motion

Week 13
Mon Apr 11 worksheet31  15.1-2  simple harmonic motion
Tue Apr 12 worksheet32  15.3    pendulums
           Lab 9: Oscillations
Wed Apr 13 worksheet33  15.5-6  damped oscillations, resonance
Fri Apr 15 worksheet34  16.1    traveling waves

Week 14
Mon Apr 18 worksheet35  16.2,5  wave speed, interference
Tue Apr 19 worksheet36  16.7    standing waves
           Lab 10: Standing Waves
Wed Apr 20 worksheet37a 17.1-2  sound waves
Fri Apr 22 worksheet37b 17.3    interference

Week 15
Mon Apr 25 worksheet37c 17.4-6  intensity, music, beats
Tue Apr 26 ***** EXAM 3 (WORKSHEETS 1-37b) *****
Wed Apr 27 worksheet38  17.7    the Doppler effect
Fri Apr 29 Open

Weed 16
Mon May  2 Open
Tue May  3 Spring Term Ends (Last Day of Class)