Physics B 2015-2016

3rd Trimester 2015-2016 Physics B

Welcome!!!!
Please bring your textbook, calculator and a pencil/pen to class.
Here is our approximate schedule; I'll update it as we go. Notice anything underlined is linked to the relevant documents.

Monday
3-21-16
OA: pg 654 Review Question 15 (Charged Objects)
Topics
Pass out paperwork
The Atom
How Objects Obtain charges
Grounding
Conductors vs. Insulators
Homework:
Read page 627-633
Page 633 Section Review 1,3,4,5
Page 654 Review Question 5,7
Reminders
Parent Signature due 3-28
Unit 1 Exam 3-30
Cedar Point Permission Slip due 4-1
Tuesday
3-22-16
OA: pg 654 Conceptual Question 4
Topics:
Continue How Objects Obtain Charges
Lightning
Start Electric Force
Homework:
Page 633 Section Review 6
Page 654 Review Question 1,2,3,6,9
Reminders
Parent Signature due 3-28
Unit 1 Exam 3-30
Cedar Point Permission Slip due 4-1
Wednesday
3-23-16
OA: pg 654 Conceptual Question 8
Topics
Coulomb's Law : Electric force
Homework:
Read pages 634-637
Page 636 Practice 17A 1,2a,3
Page 654 Review Question 12,16
Reminders
Parent Signature due 3-28
Unit 1 Exam 3-30
Cedar Point Permission Slip due 4-1
Thursday
3-24-16
OA: pg 636 Practice 17A 4
Topics
Coulomb's Law: electric force
How to charge object simulation lab
Review Sheet for Wednesday's Exam
Homework:
Read pages 638-642
Page 642 Section Review 1 ab
Page 639 Practice 17B 1
page 641 Practice 17C 1,2
Reminders
Parent Signature due 3-28
Unit 1 Exam 3-30
Cedar Point Permission Slip due 4-1
Friday
3-25-16
Good Friday
Monday
3-28-16
OA. page 642 Problem 3
Topics
Electric field and conductors and static equilibrium
Homework:
Read pages 643-647
Page 642 Problem 4
Page 647 Practice 17D 3
Page 652 Section Review 2b
Reminders
Unit 1 Exam 3-30
Journal due Friday
Cedar Point Permission Slip due 4-1
Tuesday
3-29-16
OA: page 655 practice Problems 23
Topics
Check Homework
Van de Graaff Demos
Charging Objects and Electric Field Lab- Computer Simulation
Homework
Read pages 648-652
Page 647 Practice 17D 2
Page 652 Section Review 3
Page 655 Review Questions 28
Reminders
Unit 1 Exam 3-30
Journal due Friday
Cedar Point Permission Slip due 4-1
Wednesday
3-30-16
OA. page 655 Review Question 25
Topics:
Exam Electric Forces and Fields
No Homework
Reminders
Journal due Friday
Cedar Point Permission Slip due 4-1
Thursday
3-31-16
OA page 699 question 1
Topics
Potential difference
Current
Homework:
Page 695 1,2,3 & 4
Reminders
Journal due Friday
Unit 2 Exam 4-18
Cedar Point Permission Slip due 4-1
Friday
4-1-16
OA. pg 717 Practice 18
Topics
Hand in journal
Drift velocity
Types of Current
Resistance
Homework:
Page 699 Section Review 2,3,4,5
Reminders
Unit 2 Exam 4-18
Cedar Point Permission Slip due
Monday
4-11-16
OA: Pg 707 Section Review 4
Topics:
Wrap up Resistance
Phet Mini Lab
Superconductors
Start Power
Homework:
Page 703 Practice 19B 1,2,3,4,5
Reminders
Unit 2 Exam 4-18
Tuesday
4-12-16
Testing
Wednesday
4-13-16
OA. pg 707 Section Review 5
Topics
Review Sheet for exam 2
Wrap up power
Calculate cost of appliances
Homework:
Page 712 Practice 19D 1
Page 710 Practice 19C 1,2,3,4
Reminders
Unit 2 Exam 4-18
Thursday
4-14-16
OA: page 718 question 21
Topics
Chapter 20/21 Notes
Resistors in series
Resistors in parallel
Combo circuits
Finish Resistors in parallel
fuses versus circuit breakers
Homework:
Page 739 Practice 20A 1,2,4
Page 744 Practice 20B 1,3
Page 748 1 and 2a
Reminders
Unit 2 Exam 4-18
Friday
4-15-16
OA. Page 739 Practice 20A 5 resistors.
Topics
Combo Circuits
Ohm's Law Lab with circuit boards or Circuit PHET Lab
Homework:
Lab
Reminders
Unit 2 Exam 4-18
Monday
4-18-15
OA: Explain how to calculate the cost of using a household appliance.
Topics
Exam Chapter 19
Collect Circuit Lab
Homework
None
Reminders
None
Tuesday
4-19-16
OA Page 772 SR Question 3
Topics
Magnets
Wires with magnetic field
Solenoid
Earth's Magnetic field
Homework
Page 769 Section Review 1,2,3
page 772 1, 2
Reminders
Journal due Friday
Exam 3 4-25
Wednesday
4-20-16
OA. page 781 Question 3
Topics
Right Hand Rule
Forces between wires
Homework
Page 775 Practice 21A 1,2,3,4
Reminders
Journal due Friday
Exam 3 4-25
Thursday
4-21-16
OA: Explain the right hand rule
Topics
Wrap up Magnetism
Questions?
Work on Right Hand Rule WS
Homework
Right Hand Rule WS
Page 778 Practice 21B 1,2,3
Reminders
Journal due Friday
Exam 3 4-25
Friday
4-22-16
OA. Draw a magnetic field around a bar magnet.
Topics
Hand in Journal
The magnetic force
Magnetism Lab- Computer simulation- complete in class
Homework:
Study for Exam 3
Reminders
Journal due Friday
Exam 3 4-25
Monday
4-25-16
OA: Why is the earth’s magnetic field unique?
Topics
Hand in Magnetism Lab
Exam 3
Homework
None
Tuesday
4-26-16
OA: Explain the following terms: equilibrium position, amplitude, frequency and period.
Topics
Pendulums
Pendulum Lab
Homework
Review Wave worksheet
Reminders
Exam 4 5-10
Wednesday
4-27-16
OA: Explain the following terms: simple harmonic motion.
Topics
Pendulums
Wave characteristics
Finish Pendulum Lab
Homework
page 449 Problems 1-3
Reminders
Exam 4 5-10
Thursday
4-28-16
OA: Explain the following terms: wave, medium, wave pulse, periodic wave, mechanical wave and electromagnetic wave.
Topics
Review of wave characteristics
Start Wave lab
Homework
Read Chapter 12-3 Properties of waves and wave interference Pages 452-465
Reminders
Exam 4 5-10
Friday
4-29-16
OA: Explain the following terms: wave speed, interference and standing wave.
Topics
Review of wave characteristics continued
Finish Wave Lab
Homework
Finish Wave Lab
Reminders
Exam 4 5-10
Monday
5-2-16
OA: Explain constructive and destructive interference.
Topics
Interference
Constructive and Destructive
Standing Waves
Hand in Wave Lab
Homework
Read Chapter 13 Section 1 page 480-483
Reminders
Exam 4 5-10
Tuesday
5-3-16
OA: Page 470 Q23 and Q24
Topics
How do speakers produce sound?
Human hearing
Categories of Sound
Using Wave formulas for sound
Homework:
Read Chapter 13 page 485-486
Page 472 Chapter 12 Review and Assess 48, 50, & 51
Reminders
Journal due Friday
Exam 4 5-10
Wednesday
5-4-16
OA: Page 507 Review and Assess 5
Topics
Discuss Homework
Doppler Effect
Homework
Page 486 Section Review 1, 3, 5, 6 & 7
Page 507 Review and Assess 7, 8, 13, & 14
Reminders
Journal due Friday
Exam 4 5-10
Thursday
5-5-16
OA: Page 507 Review and Assess 10
Topics
Discuss Homework
Intensity
Wave Behaviors of Sound (reflection, Interference)
Homework
Read Chapter 13-2 Pages 487-490
Page 488 Practice 13A 1,2, 3, 4, 5
Page 493 Section Review 3 & 4
Page 507 Review and Assess 16, 21
Reminders
Journal due Friday
Exam 4 5-10
Friday
5-6-16
OA: Explain beats.
Topics
Harmonics
Resonance
Sound Wave Lab
Collect Journal
Homework
Page 508 Conceptual Questions 26, 33
Page 509 Practice Problems 40
Page 499 Practice13B 1,2, 3 & 4
Reminders
Exam 4 5-10
Monday
5-9-16
OA: Page 499 Practice 13B 4.
Topics
Sound Wave Lab
Homework
Study for Exam 4
Reminders
Exam 4 5-10
Tuesday
5-10-16
OA: Explain free and loose end reflection.
Topics
Exam 4
Homework
Sound Wave Lab
Reminders
Wednesday
5-11-16
OA: List a real life example of the following: visible light microwaves, gamma rays, infrared, ultraviolet, x-rays and radio waves.
Topics
Resonance
Light Web quest
Homework
Finish Lab
Reminders
Exam 5 5-23
Thursday
5-12-16
OA: Page 550 Conceptual Question 9
Topics
Start Light and Reflection
Mechanical vs. Electromagnetic
Wave Vocabulary
Electromagnetic spectrum
Homework
Read pages 520-525
Page 523 Practice 14A 1,2,3
Reminders
Exam 5 5-23
Friday
5-13-16
OA: Compare and contrast electromagnetic and mechanical waves.
Topics
Diffuse vs. Specular Reflections
Reflection Vocabulary
One Way mirror
Red eye
Homework
Read pages 526-528
Page 523 Practice 14A 5
Page 529 Section Review 1, 4
Page 550 Review Questions 14, 17
Reminders
Exam 5 5-23
Monday
5-16-16
OA: Page 550 Conceptual Question 20.
Topics
Mira Activity- Complete and hand in during class
Flat Mirrors
Homework
Page 529 Section Review 5
Page 550 Practice Problems 11,12, 16
Reminders
Exam 5 5-23
Journal due Friday
Tuesday
5-17-16
OA: Page 551 Conceptual Question 19.
Topics
Curved Mirrors
Mirror Equation
Magnification
Start Ray diagrams
Review Sheet
Homework
Read pages 530- 539
page 536 Practice 14B 1,2,3 (Ray diagrams not required)
page 542 Section Review 4
Reminders
Exam 5 5-23
Journal due Friday
Wednesday
5-18-16
OA: Page 551 Practice Problem 34 part a.
Topics
Curved Mirrors
Wrap up mirror equations
Ray diagrams
Homework
Page 540 Practice 14 C 1,2,3,4
Reminders
Exam 5 5-23
Journal due Friday
Thursday
5-19-16
OA: Page 540 Practice 14 C 6.
Topics
Wrap up Convex Mirrors
Spherical Aberration
Light Video
Homework:
Read pages 541-542
Page 542 Section Review 2, 3
Page 552 Problem 36
Reminders
Exam 5 5-23
Journal due Friday
Friday
5-20-16
OA: How do one way mirrors work?
Topics
Collect Journal
Ray Diagram Practice Problems
Homework:
Study for the Exam 5
Reminders
Exam 5 5-23
Monday
5-23-16
OA: Why do our eyes sometimes look red in photographs?
Topics
Exam 5 Light+ Reflection
Homework:
None
Reminders
Cedar Point Packet due 5-27
Tuesday
5-24-16
OA Two positive charges, q1 = 2.0 x 10-6 C and q2 = 4.0 x 10-6 C, are separated by 0.030 m. What is the magnitude of the force on q1 due to q2?
Topics
Cedar Point Packet
Homework
Cedar Point Packet
Reminders
Cedar Point Packet due 5-27
Wednesday
5-25-16
OA A wire carries a steady current of 0.10 A over a period of 20 s. What total charge moves through the wire in this time interval?
Topics
Cedar Point Packet
Homework
Cedar Point Packet
Reminders
Cedar Point Packet due 5-27
Thursday
5-26-16
Cedar Point Day
Friday
5-27-16
OA A periodic wave has a wavelength of 0.50 m and a speed of 20 m/s. What is the wave frequency?
Topics
Cedar Point Packet
Hand in Cedar Point Packet
Homework
None
Reminders
None
Monday5-30-16
Memorial Day
Tuesday
5-31-16
OA: Define refraction.
Topics
Refraction Inquiry Lab
Homework
Refraction Inquiry Lab
Reminders
Exam 6 6-9
Wednesday
6-1-16
OA: Page 550 3.
Topics
Refraction
Index of refraction
Snell's Law
Homework:
Read pages 562-566
Page 567 Section Review 1,2
Page 587 Review Question 3, 4, 7
Reminders
Exam 6 6-9
Thursday 6-2-16
OA: Page 587 Conceptual Question 8.
Topics
Finish Snell's Law
Start Thin Lenses
Homework
Page 567 Practice 15A 1,2,3
Page 567 Section Review 3, 4
Reminders
Exam 6 6-9
Friday
6-3-16
OA: Page 587 Practice #10.
Topics
Thin Lenses
Thin Lens Equation
Ray Diagrams
Homework
Read pg 568-574
Page 576 practice 15 B 1, 2
Page 588 Practice Problem 25, 26
Reminders
Exam 6 6-9


Monday
6-6-16
OA: Page 589 Mixed Review 39.
Topics
Review Thin Lens Equation
Review Converging vs. Diverging
Snell’s Law Lab Activity
Homework
Page 576 Practice 15 B 3,4
Reminders
Exam 6 6-9
Journal due Friday
Tuesday
6-7-16
OA: Page 588 Practice Problem 24.
Topics
Human Eye
Chromatic Aberration
Total Internal Reflection
Critical Angle
Fiber Optics
Dispersion
Rainbow
Homework
Read pg 580-585
Page 582 Practice 15C 1,2,3 & 4
Page 579 Section Review 6
Reminders
Exam 6 6-9
Journal due Friday
Wednesday
6-8-16
OA: Explain the colors of the rainbow.
Topics
Refraction Lab
Homework
Finish Refraction Lab
Reminders
Exam 6 6-9
Journal due Friday
Thursday
6-9-16
OA: Page 585 Section Review 1.
Topics:
Collect Journal
Pass out Cedar Point Packet
Exam 6
Homework
None
Reminders
Journal due Friday
Friday 6-10-15
OA: Compare and contrast mirrors and lens.
Topics:
Collect Journals
Go over old tests and review for final exam
Homework
Study for Final Exam
Reminders
Final Exam Wednesday and Thursday
Monday 6-13-15
Topics:
Collect Journals
Go over old tests and review for final exam
Homework
Study for Final Exam
Reminders
Final Exam Wednesday and Thursday
Tuesday
6-14-15
Topics:
Collect Journals
Go over old tests and review for final exam
Homework
Study for Final Exam
Reminders
Final Exam Wednesday and Thursday