Kinematics - Grade 11 University Physics Homework Calendar

Kinematics: Learning Goals

 

 Date

Topic

Homework

 

Feb 4

 Welcome to Physics!     Welcome Letter for Parents

   A6.2 Measurement in Physics (pp. 651-652 in text)

Web Links:

Why Take Physics?

 

Great Algebra Review Site!



WHMIS 2015 Info

 

Feb 4

Cont'd

Math Review

   A6.2 Measurement in Physics (pp. 651-652 in text)

Videos:

Math Review - Fractions
Math Review - Pos/Neg
Math Review - Algebra/Trig
Math Review - Isolating Variables

  • complete the following Math Review pages in the workbook:
    • WB 6a Math Review(answers)
    • WB 7 Math Review(answers)
    • WB 8 complete left side of  (Algebra Review)  - (video) (answers)
    • complete WB 9 - Complete #1 (graph), 2, 3, 5, 6 (answers)
       
    • make sure you are comortable with math concepts required for this course -
      if you have difficulty,
      use the videos at the left to review specific concepts

 

Feb 5

Measurement in Physics

   A6.2 Measurement in Physics (pp. 651-652 in text)

Videos:

Math Review - Sci Notation Intro
Math Review - Sci Notation Calculator

How to enter Sci Not on a calculator

Accuracy vs Precision
 

  • Complete the the following:
    • WB10 Measurement Intro:  (Note) (Video) (Powerpoint)
    • Measurement In Physics 10a/b  Activity
      • these are important concepts for lab reports
      • if you have difficulty, use videos at left to review specific concepts
         
  • Watch the video and then complete the Scientific Notation note:
  • study for the Gonzaga Safety Quiz

 

Feb 8

Safety Quiz Today!

Measurement in Physics

   A6.2 Measurement in Physics (pp. 651-652 in text)

 
  • Complete the Gravity Lab using the online accuracy/precision note above
    • show the sample calculation for the first mass only (GRASP method)
    • determine the accuracy of the acceleration for the first mass
    • determine the precision of the FIRST set of time measurements
    • complete the remaining questions on both sides
       

 

Feb 9

Significant Digits

Converting Units in Physics - Factor Label Method

   A6.2 Measurement in Physics (pp. 651-652 in text)

  A6.6 Factor-Label Method / SI Conversions  (pp. 655-655 in text)

 

Web Links:
    
Try the Significant Digit Game!
 

Videos:
     Significant Digits & Measurement
    Math Review - Rounding
    Calculating with Significant Digits
 

  • WB 13 Significant Digit Review Worksheet  (answers)
     
  • these are extremely important concepts we will use ALL YEAR!
  • if you have difficulty, use videos at left to review specific concepts
     
  • BRING PROTRACTORS AND RULERS!

 

Feb 10

What are Vector Quantities?
Drawing Vectors

1.1 Vector Quantities

 

 

Web Links:

Distance Vs. Displacement

Videos:
        
Factor Label Conversions

Vector Quantities
Drawing Vectors Scale Diagrams

  • Study for Diagnostic Math Quiz Tomorrow
    (you must obtain a minimum of 70% on the quiz or do a rewrite!)

basic trigonometry

scientific notation

algebra (solving equations)

significant digits and calculations

factor label conversions

  • Complete the following factor label notes/practice worksheets:

 (Remember to practice as many questions on WB 15 until you master the factor label method)

SI System Review Powerpoint (click here)

  • Complete the following pages in the workbook:
  • Read the Textbook Section 1.1 (pp. 8-13) and try the following questions:
    • TB  11 practice #1-3
    • TB  13 #1-4

 

Feb 11

Drawing Vectors in 2D

Diagnostic Math & Measurement Quiz

2.1 Motion in Two Dimensions - Vector Diagrams

 

Web Links:
    
Vector Addition (physics classroom)
    
Vector Addition (math is fun!)

Videos:
    
Adding Vectors Scale Diagram

 

 

  • Complete the Following Worksheets:
    • Review pages 61-64 in the text - spend time going over Tutorial 2
    • Drawing Vectors WB 17 (note) (video)
    • Adding Vectors at an Angle WB 18a (note)
    • Adding Vectors at an Angle' worksheet WB 19 (answers click here and click here) (video)
    • Want extra practice? Try - TB. 64 #1-2

 

Feb 12

Drawing Vectors in 2D

2.2 Motion in Two Dimensions - An Algebraic Approach

Videos:

Adding Vectors Algebraically 1d

Adding Vectors Algebraically 2d

Finding X and Y Components

  • Read pages 69-71 in the text - spend time going over Tutorial 3
  • Complete the following:
    • WB. 20A Adding Vectors Algebraically (note)
    • WB. 20c Pirate Worksheet #1-3, (try #4 if you need extra practice)  (answers)

 

Feb 15

Drawing Vectors in 2D

2.2 Motion in Two Dimensions - An Algebraic Approach

Web Link:

 Vectors Java Applet
 Adding Angled Vectors PPT
 
Adding Angled Vectors Example

Videos:

Adding Algebraically 2D Overview

Adding Algebraically 2D Example

 

  • You will need to spend some time going over today's material use the following powerpoints, notes, and textbook resources to help you understand this topic thoroughly!
     
  • Complete the following:
    • WB 21 right side (answer)
    • WB. 20c Pirate Worksheet #4-6   (answers) (4,6,7 on your handout)
    • If you need step by step practice - try WB 23 (Vectorific Problems) - (answers)
       
    • Try some textbook questions if you need more practice TB. 71 #1-2, TB. 75 #1-5
    • Powerpoint Resources for Today's Lesson

          -  Vector Addition Overview Powerpoint (click here)

          -  Vector Addition Detail Powerpoint (WB 22) (click here)
       

  • Study for vectors quiz on Monday!
     

 

Feb 18

PD DAY!

1.2 Graphing Motion - Position-Time graphs

Diagnostic Quiz returned today for additional  feedback view this video

 

Feb 19

Vectors Quiz

1.2 Graphing Motion - Position-Time graphs

Videos:

Intro to Position-Times (WB 25)

How to Graph and Calculate Slope (WB 26)

Uniform Motion Slope Calculation (WB 26)

Non-Uniform Motion (WB 27)

Gravity Labs returned today for additional  feedback view this video

  • You should have the following notes complete for TUESDAY  (WB 25-27)
    • use the videos at left to help you
       
  • Make a graph of the bowling ball data and determine the slope of the line of best fit (data is here if you were absent)

 

Feb 20

Position-Time graphs

1.2 Graphing Motion - Position-Time graphs


Web Links:
     
Fun Position-Time Applet
      Cow Position-Time Applet

 

d-t Graph Videos:
     
Non-Uniform Motion (WB 27)

  • Use the Powerpoint and videos at the left  to review position-time graphs:
     
  • Complete:
  • prepare for tomorrow's in-class assessment
     

 

Feb 23

Position-Time graphs

Vectors In-Class Assessment

PERIOD 3 has 3A LUNCH!

1.3 Acceleration - Position-Time graphs

Web Links:
       position-time graph animation
      
position-time graph tutorial
     
Walk the Graph Review

d-t Graph Videos:
   
 
Describing Acceleration (WB 28)
    
Determining Instantaneous Velocity (WB 28)
    

  • Review WB. 28 (instantaneous velocity note)
  • Complete the following to reinforce concepts:

 

Feb 24

Position-Time graphs
 

1.3 Acceleration - Position-Time graphs

Web Links:

       position-time graph animation
      
position-time graph tutorial
      Walk the Graph Review

Extra Resource:
    
Graphing Card Matching Activity (answers)

  • Try - 'Gopher' Position-Time Worksheet (click here)  (Answers)
     
  • Complete the following (in class):
  • Watch the following videos to complete notes on WB 35:
    •  video top half of WB. 35 (Intro to v-t graphs) (note)
    •  video bottom half of WB. 35 (v-t slopes) (note)
    •  video bottom half of WB. 35 (v-t slopes examples (note)

 

Feb 25

TERRY FOX RUN (30 Min Periods)

 

v-t Graph Videos:
  
 
Intro to Velocity-Time Graphs (WB 35)

     How to Calculate Slope (WB 35)
     Slope Calculation Examples  (WB 35)

Extra Resource:
    
Graphing Card Matching Activity (answers)

  • complete the following worksheets:
  • Watch the following videos to complete notes on WB 35:
    •  video remainder of WB. 35 (Determining Displacement) (note)
    •  video remainder of WB. 35 (Compare Distance and Displacement) (note)

     

  • Review for Position-time graph quiz Monday

 

Feb 26

Velocity-Time Graphs 1.2 Graphing Motion - Velocity-Time graphs
 

Position-time graph quiz

v-t Graph Videos:
 
     Determining Displacement from Area (WB 35)
    
Comparing Distance and Displacement (WB 35)

  • complete the following worksheets:
    • WB 36 #1 + #2 (description only)
    • WB 36b (back side of Friday's handout)  (worksheet) (answers)
    • WB 37 ( answers)
    • If you want extra practice try the following worksheet (click here for a copy)  (click here for the answers)

 

Acceleration-Time Graphs
Converting Between Graphs
Graphing Review

1.3 Graphing Motion
1.4 acceleration-time graphs

 

a-t Graph Videos
    
a-t Graphs  (WB 38-39)

Videos
     Multipart v-t Graphs
     Converting Graphs (42-43)
Extra Resource:
    
Graphing Card Matching Activity (answers)

Web Links:
       
Great Graphing Review Site
        Graph Attack Site)

 

  • Acceleration-Time Graphs:

  • Converting between graphs: (Check out the videos if you missed the lesson class today!)
    • Converting d-t to v-t graphs WB. 42
    • Complete WB 43 graph conversions (answers)
     
  • Make study notes - you will be thankful at exam time!
     
  • Try the the following to further review concepts:
    • TB. 52-53 #1-8, 19, 21, 22-25, 33, 34
    • 'Walk the Graph' note in WB 41 (try to label/describe each type of motion) use this site: (Walk the Graph Activity)

 

Intro to Motion Equations

1.5 Motion Equations

Videos

How to use the GRASP method (WB 44)
Solving Uniform Motion Equations (WB 45)
Solving Acceleration Equations  (WB 45)

Deriving Accel Displacement Equations  (WB 46)
 
Deriving Last Two Equations  (WB 46)

 

  • graph to graph quiz (answers)
     
  • review the following notes:
    • GRASP method expectations (click here) on WB 44 and the new handout (click here)
    • Equations of Motion W 45 & 46 (click here for the note)
  • complete the following questions - remember to use proper GRASS format
    • WB 47 (click here for the answers)

 

Combined Graphing Quiz

1.5 Motion Equations
1.6  Motion Equations - Acceleration Due to Gravity

Videos

      Overview of Equations (E-Harmony) (WB 48)
      Equations with Gravity (WB 49)

    

  • review "How to Solve Equations" (click here for the note)
  • complete the following questions - remember to use proper GRASS format
  • tcomplete the examples WB 48-50 (click here for note)

 

  • Review for Graphing Assessment of Learning (Summative)
    • d-t / v-t / a-t (slope / area / analysis)
    • graph to graph
    • answers for today's quiz!

 

Graphing In Class Assessment!

PERIOD 3 has 3A LUNCH!

1.6  Motion Equations -Two Part Motion

Web Link:
    
(Usain Bolt vs Gravity)
  

Videos       

      2 Part Motion Problems (WB 51)

 

 

  • Review:
    •  WB 51 (completed in-class) - (click here for note)
    •  Tutorials in Section 1.6 of the Textbook
       
  • complete the following questions - remember to use proper GRASS format

work on WB 52 'Equations of Motion' worksheet 1-9 (click here for a copy) (click here for answers)

  • Study for Equations - Quiz (you must memorize the Equations!)

 

 

 Equations Quiz

Test Review

 

 

Test Topic List (click here)

 

  • Test Review:
    • Kwik Kinematics Review WB 54b (click here)  Answers (click here)
    •  Try #2, 7, 4-6 on p. 43 of the text

 

Acceleration Lab - Measurement

 

 

Test Topic List (click here)

 

  • Try the following textbook review questions:
    • Multiple Choice -  p.89 #1,3;  p.90 #2;   p.100#1-4, 11
    • Vectors - p. 71 #1-2;  p. 53# 1, 2
    • Graphing - p. 30 #6;  p. 53# 33, 34;  p. 56# 66, 67; p. 43 #7
    • Equations - p. 39 #1-6; p. 43 #4-6

Acceleration Down a Ramp (click here) lab:

  • Observation Table completed in class as a group
  • Tomorrow you will be finding vinst from the d-t graph and making a v-t graph to find acceleration (individual work) - examples of what you will be doing (here) - remember to bring in pencil crayons/highlighters & graph paper
  • review your uniform motion lab to prepare

 

Acceleration Lab - Graphing

 

 

 
  • Try the following textbook review questions:
    • Multiple Choice -  p.89 #1,3;  p.90 #2;   p.100#1-4, 11
    • Vectors - p. 71 #1-2;  p. 53# 1, 2
    • Graphing - p. 30 #6;  p. 53# 33, 34;  p. 56# 66, 67; p. 43 #7
    • Equations - p. 39 #1-6; p. 43 #4-6
 

 

 

Unit Test

 

 

  • review the following prior to tomorrow's in-class lab write up:
    • errors in measurement (procedural and experimental)
    •  % error calculations
    •  accuracy and precision
    • three part error analysis (what is the error? How does it affect the results? How can it be reduced?)

 

Acceleration Lab - Part 1 Analysis
Projectile Motion

 
 

 

  • complete Projectile Motion GIZMO worksheet using the ExploreLearning.com website:
    • Enroll in a class (blue button top right corner) - using the following class code:  T3LZ28ZH7U       
    • Register - Create a User Name consisting of Firstname-Lastname
      (use a
      dash with NO space between your first name and last name)
  • Horizontal Projectile Motion Note (click here)
     
  • review d-t and v-t graphing concepts for part II of lab - analysis

 

Acceleration Lab - Part 2 Analysis
Projectile Motion

2.3 Projectile Motion

Web Links:
  
World Record Hot Wheels Jump!

   Dud Perfect Football Challenge

    Mythbusters Bullet Drop Part 1
    Mythbusters Bullet Drop Part 2

  • Horizontal Projectile Motion Note (click here)
  • complete Projectile Motion Worksheet (click here) (answers)
  • Try text  p.  78 #1,2;  p.  81 #2, 5;  p. 93 #40
     

 

Angled Projectile Motion
 

2.3 Projectile Motion

Web Links:

   Great Projectile Motion Site
  
Great Projectile Motion Applet
  
Another Great Projectile Motion Applet
  
World Record Hot Wheels Jump!

  • Angled Projectile Motion Note (click here)
  • complete the X and Y components activity we completed today (click here) based on the Projectile motion Gizmo at explorelearning.com
  • complete Angled Projectile Motion Worksheet (answers)
  • try text  p.  81 #1-4, 6-7, try #8
  • study for projectile motion quiz tomorrow

 

 

 

Projectile Motion Review
Projectile Motion Quiz

3.1 Intro to Forces

 

Resources:

   Intro Forces Powerpoint

 

 

  • projectile motion quiz (answers)
     
  • complete the following Intro to Forces notes using section 3.1 of the text and the (Intro to Forces Powerpoint)
    • Intro to Forces Worksheet from today
    • WB. 55 (omit fundamental forces for now)

 

Projectile - In Class Assignment
Free Body Diagrams

3.1 Intro to Forces

 

 

Web Links:

  What the F? PHET simulation