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Physics 201

Read chapters 1 and 2. Spend some true quality time with chapter 2 !!

Solve the following problems from the book:

Chapter 1: #9, 19, 25, 37
Chapter 2: #5, 6, 11, 19, 29, 41, 47, 68

Due Tues Apr 12

Apr 04
Solutions Chapter 1 & 2 (...pdf file...)
Apr 12

Read chapter 3 and begin your reading of chapter 4. Chapter 4 is the "muscle" chapter ... here's where you need to devote the most quality time !!

Solve the following problems from the book:

Chapter 3: #3, 5, 11, 18, 26, 44, 50
Chapter 4: #3, 5, 8

Apr 19
Solutions Chapter 3 & a little of 4 (...pdf file ...)

Read chapter 4 (...kinematics...) and spend some quality time learning it. And
begin your reading in chapter 5 ... dynamics !! ...finally...

Solve the following problems:

Chapter 4: #14, 20, 25, 28, 32, 39, 49, 52, 62
Due Apr 26

Apr 27

Read chapters 5 and 6. Solve the following problems, due May 3:

Chap 5: #36, 41, 58, 69
Chap 6: #3, 11, 22, 31

 

Solutions to HW #3 (...pdf file, chapter 4 problems...)

Solutions to Test 1 (...pdf file...)


Class distribution curve
from test 1

 

May 3

Read Chapter 7 (...work-kinetic energy theorem, etc...)

Solve the following problems:

Chapter 6: #39, 58 & Chapter 7: #2, 5, 7, 8, 16

Solutions to HW #4 (...pdf file, chapter 5 and chapter 6 problems...)

May 10

Finish your reading/studying/understanding of chapter 7 and move onto chapter 8, in which we embrace the full magistry of the conservation of mechanical energy.

Solve the following problems: Chapter 7: #31, 40, 54, 58 & Chapter 8: #2, 5, 10, 24, 30, 36

Solutions to HW #5 (...pdf file, chapter 6 and 7 problems....)

May 17

Read Chapter 9 (...linear momentum, center-of-mass....) and solve the following problems:

Chapter 9: 2, 5, 8, 9, 18, 24, 39, 48, 58, 67

Solutions to HW #6 (...pdf file, chapter 7 & 8 problems...)

May 24

Read Chapter 10 (...rigid body dynamics...) and solve the following problems:

Chapter 10: 6, 8, 13, 16, 27, 30, 38, 54, 62 71

Solutions to HW #7 (..pdf file, chapter 9 problems...)

Solutions to Test II (..pdf file....)

Solutions to Chapter 9 HW

May 31

Read Chapter 11 and solve the following problems:

Chapter 11: #3, 11, 23, 29, 33

Solutions to Chapter 10 HW

Jun 7

Read Chapter 12 (...skip the last sections on the properties of materials...)

Read Chapter 13 (...gravity...). This is a most important chapter !!

Solve the following problems: Chapter 12: #12, #43 && Chapter 13: #3, 13, 19, 50