Physics 201: College Physics I

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WeekDateTopicAnnouncementsLinks
1August 31, 2009Welcome and introduction    
1September 1, 2009Measurement and estimation  Chapter 1 outline due   
1September 3, 2009Describing motion   
1September 4, 2009Working with position and velocity Chapter 2 outline due  spreadsheets.google.com/viewform?formkey=dFJ2aGZwaEh1NFZnS01YNkxkRW5BVmc6MA..
MotionMatch.ds 
2September 7, 2009Labor Day   
2September 8, 2009Problem solving  Group assignments
train_problem.html 
2September 10, 2009Speeding up  acceleration_lab.ds 
2September 11, 2009Understanding acceleration   
3September 14, 2009Problem solving   
3September 15, 2009Problem solving   
3September 17, 2009Problem solving   
3September 18, 2009Up and down  VerticalMotionLaboratory.html 
4September 21, 2009Problem solving   
4September 22, 2009Motion in 2 dimensions  www.wku.edu/pads/exercise.php?id=goorlqfyokoqmkkyyqromoy
www.wku.edu/pads/exercise.php?id=ofmmoqamzlgqlyoflqgflyyo
www.wku.edu/pads/exercise.php?id=mglfkqzmfzfqgfryakqgayazg 
4September 24, 2009Exam review   
4September 25, 2009Exam 1   
5September 28, 2009Two dimensions  TwoDmotionProblems.html 
5September 29, 2009problem solving, hooke's law   
5October 1, 2009Intro force with motion  ForceMotionIntro.html
ForceMotionLaboratory.html
spreadsheets.google.com/viewform?formkey=dG1KTUY4Sjcwa3VGZWVJZFptTTdhWEE6MA 
5October 2, 2009Continuing force and motion  ForceMotionLaboratory.html
spreadsheets.google.com/viewform?formkey=dG1KTUY4Sjcwa3VGZWVJZFptTTdhWEE6MA
spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=0AiJG5gVKyi-PdG1KTUY4Sjcwa3VGZWVJZFptTTdhWEE&hl=en 
6October 5, 2009Combining forces and diagrams  BookWork.html 
6October 6, 2009Friction and other forces  Newton2_3.ds 
6October 8, 2009Fall Break   
6October 9, 2009Fall Break   
7October 12, 2009Mass and Netwton's 3rd   
7October 13, 2009Friction and other forces   
7October 15, 2009problems solving forces   
7October 16, 2009problem solving forces   
8October 19, 2009problems solving forces, circular motion   
8October 20, 2009examples/set up circular motion   
8October 22, 2009Forces and Gravity  satmoons.html
spreadsheets.google.com/viewform?formkey=cFp3eVMxZTNZMWY0RVhZaUJ2WnA1U1E6MA.. 
8October 23, 2009problem solving with circular motion   
9October 26, 2009   
9October 27, 2009Orbits and impulse  ClayVsSuperball.ds 
9October 29, 2009   
9October 30, 2009   
10November 2, 2009   
10November 3, 2009Impulse/momentum lab  Laboratory3ImpulseMomenutm.html
ImpulseAndMomentum.ds 
10November 5, 2009Momentum problem solving   
10November 6, 2009Momentum problem solving Chaper 7 outline  
11November 9, 2009Momentum problem solving   
11November 10, 2009Introduction to energy   
11November 12, 2009work energy lab   
11November 13, 2009work energy lab Chapter 6 outline EnergyLaboratory.html 
12November 16, 2009energy problem solving   
12November 17, 2009energy problem solving   
12November 19, 2009Spring Energy  SpidermansCatch.html 
12November 20, 2009Spring Energy problems   
13November 23, 2009test review  Types_of_problems.html 
13November 24, 2009Test 3   
13November 26, 2009Thanksgiving   
13November 27, 2009Thanksgiving   
14November 30, 2009Torque lab  Group assignments
TorqueLab.html 
14December 1, 2009   
14December 3, 2009   
14December 4, 2009   
15December 7, 2009   
15December 8, 2009   
15December 10, 2009   
15December 11, 2009   
16May 11, 2009Finals Week    
16May 12, 2009Finals Week    
16May 14, 2009Final Exam   
16May 15, 2009Finals Week