Physics 1A

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Logger Pro Graphing Videos

Logger pro 1 Basic Graph
Logger pro 2 non linear curve fit
Logger pro 3 Error Bars and Min max Slope
Logger pro 4 Linearizing data
Logger pro 5 different uncert
Logger pro 6 min max slope method 2

Week Three (9/18 - 9/22)

Monday 9/18

1D Kinematics Notes

Graph Matching Lab
Copy Example Problems from P53 and P55 into NB (label in margins Ex. P53, Ex P55)
P.74-75 # 12, 14, 15, 16, 20
P.79 # 8

Tuesday 9/19

1D Kinematics Notes

Finish Graph Matching Lab


P. 53 #2,3
P. 74 #18, 19, 21, 23
R&S Ch 2.3

Wednesday 9/20

1D Kinematics Notes

Determining "g" on an Incline Lab
P. 56 #3,6
P. 62# 1, 2
P. 63 #2, 4

Thursday 9/21

Finish Determining "g" on an Incline Lab

Copy lecture notes into packet from Asher's website

Create Quest Account


P.62 #3
P.63 #1, 3
P75 # 22, 24, 30
Work on Watermelon & Superman problems
Board Problem 2 Superman ,
Board Problem 3 Watermelon ,

Friday 9/22

Watch Khan Academy videos on Free Fall and Gravity.

Would a Brick or Feather Fall Faster?

Impact Velocity from a Given Height


Work on Quest
Work on Review Sheet
Polish Logger Pro Graphs

Week Two (9/11 - 9/15)

Monday 9/11

Measurement and Uncertainty Lab
HW/NB Check
Short Quiz (open note) Wednesday

Tuesday 9/12


Begin WS 2 , WS 3 , (3 graphs total)
Finish Methods and Tools Review Sheet
Finish Measurement and Uncertainty Lab

Wednesday 9/13

Open Note Quiz (may use packet and review sheet)

Turn in packet and review sheet after quiz.


Polish WS 2/3 and graphs

Thursday 9/14

Begin Motion in One Dimension (1D Kinematics)
pkt 2 Kinematics , review 02 - one d kinematics
Polish WS 2/3 and graphs - Due Friday 9/15
Read Ch 2.1
P.42 #4, 6
P.45 #1, 2, 3
P.73 #5
P.57 #5

Friday 9/14

Continue Motion in One Dimension (1D Kinematics)
Begin Graph Matching Lab


Boy and Girl Running WS problem
Board Problem Boy and Girl Running.pdf
Bring to group-grade 9/18
R&S Ch 2.2

Week One (9/6-9/8)

Wednesday 9/6

Course information

Introductions, Expectations, and Syllabus
Physics Procedures Supplement.pdf
Homework Thoughts
NB info


• Skim Ch 1.1-1.2 as needed
• Buy spiral NB, 3 ring binder
• Read Syllabus, Complete Student Survey & get parent/guardian signature
• Do WS 1 ,
WS 1 Basic Math (key)
Why study physics online assignment due by 11:59pm Sunday 9/10

Thursday 9/7

pkt 1 - methods and tools
review 01 methods and tools


Practice w/ pkt pg4 as needed (not due)


P.31 #11, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22
P.22 #2, 3, 4
(review appendix B,C as needed)
Return signed syllabus
Finish Review Sheet by end of Methods and Tools of Physics unit

Friday 9/8


Pkt pg 11 #1-6 (remember, these go in NB)
P.15 #1,2,3,4,5
Bring NB M for check