Class Schedule
Week 
Date 
Reading Assignment 
Mastering Physics 
Problem Session Topic 
Subjects and Lecture Links 
Lecture Demonstrations 
1 
T
Jan. 13 
Sections
1.1  1.6 

Units
and Vectors 
Class Policies, Introduction to iClickers, Units and
Uncertainties 
Meter
stick 
1 
Th
Jan. 15 
Sections
1.7 – 1.9 
Vectors 

2 
T
Jan. 20 
Sections
1.10, 2.1 
Vectors 

2 
Th
Jan. 22 
Sections
2.2, 2.3, 2.4 
#3 
Vectors 


3 
T
Jan. 27 
Sections
2.5, 2.6, 3.1 
#4 
1D
& 2D Motion 
Acceleration,
Motion in 1D and 2D 

3 
Th
Jan. 29 
Sections
3.2, 3.3, 3.4 
#5 
1D
& 2D Motion 
2D Motion, Relative
Motion, Projectile Motion 

4 
T
Feb. 3 
Sections
3.5, 4.1, 4.2, 4.3 
#6 
Forces 
Circular
Motion and NewtonÕs 1^{st} and 2^{nd} Laws 

4 
Th.
Feb 5 
All
material through Chap 3 

EXAM
1 


5 
T
Feb. 10 
Sections
4.14.5 
See MP for assignments 
Forces,
NÕs Laws 
Dynamics:
Forces, NewtonÕs Laws 

5 
Th
Feb 12 
Sections
4.6, 5.1, 5.2 
See MP for assignments 
Forces,
NÕs Laws 
Dynamics:
Forces, NewtonÕs Laws 

6 
T
Feb 17 
Sections
5.3 5.4, 5.5 
See MP for assignments 
Forces,
NÕs Laws 
Dynamics
(cont.): friction, circular motion 

6 
Th
Feb 19 
Sections
6.1 6.2, 6.3 
See MP for assignments 
Work
and Kinetic Energy 
Kinetic
Energy and Work 

7 
T
Feb 24 
Sections
6.4 7.1, 7.2 
See MP for assignments 
Work,
KE and Power 
KE,
Work, Gravitation and Elastic Potential Energy 

7 
Th
Feb 26 
Sections
7.3, 7.4, 7.5 
See MP for assignments 
Conservation
of energy 
Conservation
of energy 

8 
T
Mar 3 
Finish
Chap 7 




8 
Th
Mar 5 
Chapters
4 – 7 

EXAM
2 


9 
T
Mar 10 
SPRING
BREAK 




9 
Th
Mar 12 
SPRING
BREAK 




10 
T
Mar 17 
Sections
8.1 – 8.4 

Conservation
of Momentum 


10 
Th
Mar 19 
Sections
8.58.6, 9.1 – 9.2 

Conservation
of Momentum 


11 
T
Mar 24 
Sections
9.3 – 9.6 

Center
of Mass, Rocket Equation, Angular Mom. 


12 
Th
Mar 26 
Sections
10.1 – 10.2 

Angular
Momentum, Dynamics of Rigid Bodies 


13 
T
Mar 31 
Sections
10.3 – 10.6 

Dynamics
of Rigid Bodies, Conservation of Angular Momentum 


13 
Th
Apr 2 
Sections
10.7, 

Conservation
of Angular Momentum 


14 
T
Apr 7 
Sections
11.111.3 

Static
equilibrium 


14 
Th
Apr 9 
Chapters
810 

EXAM
3 


15 
T
Apr 14 
Chapter
13.113.4 

NewtonÕs
Law of Gravity 
Gravitation 

15 
Th
Apr 16 
Sections
13.513.6 

Gravitation 
KeplerÕs
Law 

16 
T
Apr 21 
Sections
14.114.4 

Simple
Harmonic Motion 
Periodic
Motion 

16 
Th
Apr 23 
Sections
14.514.6 Sections
12.112.2 

Pendula,
damped and forced Oscillations 
Pendula
and Oscillations, Start Fluids 

17 
T
Apr 28 
Sections
12.3 – 12.5 

Fluids 
Pressure,
PascalÕs law, Buoyancy 

17

Th
Apr 30 
12.6 

Fluids 
Flow,
Bernoulli, Viscosity 

18 
Su
May 3 
REVIEW 

REVIEW
noon  2 
REVIEW
noon  2 

18 
Th
May 7 
FINAL 

FINAL 
FINAL
5:30 – 7:30 
