Kinematics - Grade 11 University Physics Homework Calendar

Electromagnetism: Learning Goals

 

 Date

Topic

Homework

 

Sept 2

 Welcome to Physics!

Welcome Letter to Parents

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

Web Links:

Why Take Physics?

 

Great Algebra Review Site!

How to enter Sci Not on a calculator

Videos:

Math Review - Fractions
Math Review - Pos/Neg
Math Review - Algebra/Trig
Math Review - Sci Notation Intro
Math Review - Sci Notation Calculator

  • Read and Review the Course Outline (WB 2), Science Expectations (WB 3), and Safety Agreement (WB 4)
  • complete the following Math Review pages in the workbook:
    • WB 6a Math Review(answers)
      • try these to 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
    • WB 8 Algebra Review (video) solve right side equations
       
  • Watch the video and then complete the Scientific Notation note on WB 11:
  • complete WB 9 - Diagnostic Measurement Review submitted tomorrow!
     

 

Sept 3

 Measurement in Physics

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

Videos:

Math Review - Rounding
Accuracy vs Precision
 

  • Review the following pages in the workbook using the video note or powerpoint:
    • WB 10 Measurement Intro (Note) (Video) (Powerpoint)
      • these are important concepts for lab reports
      • if you have difficulty, use videos at left to review specific concepts
         
  • Complete the second page of the Gravity Lab using the online accuracy/precision note above (do the percent error for the sample calculation)

 

Sept 4

 Measurement in Physics

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

Web Links:

WHMIS Symbols Poster
Try the Significant Digit Game!

Videos:

Significant Digits & Measurement

  • Edit your Gravity Lab for feedback - due tomorrow!
     
  • Complete the following pages in the workbook:
  • watch the following video on Rounding Numbers to prepare for tomorrow's lesson
     
  • study for the Gonzaga Safety Quiz Tomorrow
     

 

Sept 5

Converting Units in Physics - Factor Label Method

Photo Day - Smile!

Safety Quiz

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

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

 

Videos:

Math Review - Rounding
Calculating with Significant Digits

Factor Label Conversions

 

  • Complete the following pages in the workbook:
    • WB 12 Significant Digit Calculations (Note) (Video) (Powerpoint)
      • these are extremely important concepts we will use ALL YEAR!
      • if you have difficulty, use videos at left to review specific concepts
         
    • WB 13 Significant Digit Review Worksheet  (answers)
    • Safety Review WB 5 (use Appendix A of Textbook and WHMIS  Powerpoint to help you)
  • 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)

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

slope + graphing

basic trigonometry

scientific notation

algebra (solving equations)

significant digits and calculations

factor label conversions

 

Sept 8

What are Vector Quantities?
Drawing Vectors

Practice Diagnostic Math & Measurement Quiz

1.1 Vector Quantities

 

 

Web Links:

Distance Vs. Displacement

Videos:

Vector Quantities

  • 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
       
  • BRING PROTRACTORS AND RULERS!

 

Sept 9

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:

Drawing Vectors Scale Diagrams

Adding Vectors Scale Diagram

 

 

Sept 10

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

 

Sept 11

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!

Powerpoint Resources for Today's Lesson

    -  Vector Addition Overview Powerpoint (click here)

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

  Textbook Resources for Today's Lesson

    -  Read pages 69-71 in the text - spend time going over Tutorial 3

  • Complete the following:
    • WB 21 (click here)
    • WB 23 (Vectorific Problems) - (answers)
    • WB. 20a Pirate Worksheet #4-6   (answers) (4,6,7 on your handout)
    • Try some textbook questions if you need more practice TB. 71 #1-2, TB. 75 #1-5

 

Sept 12

PA Day

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)

 

 

Sept 15

Position-Time graphs

Gravity Labs returned today for additional  feedback view this video

1.2 Graphing Motion - Position-Time graphs


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

 

Videos:

d-t graphs - Non-Uniform Motion (WB 27)

 d-t graphs - Describing Acceleration (WB 28)

d-t graphs - Determining Instantaneous Velocity (WB 28)

 

  • We completed the following note today
  • You should look over TB. 28 (instantaneous velocity) and check out the following  Powerpoint reviewing different types of motion!
  • Check out the videos if you missed today's class or would like to review the material:

Position-Time Graph - Non-Uniform Motion (WB 27)

Position-Time Graph - Describing Acceleration (WB 28)

Position-Time Graph Intro - Determining Instantaneous Velocity (WB 28)

 

Sept 16

Vectors Quiz

1.3 Acceleration - Position-Time graphs

Web Link: (position-time graph animation)

Web Link: (position-time graph tutorial)

Web Link: (Walk the Graph Review)

 

 

  • Complete the following to further reinforce concepts
  • Try this - Use this web site (click here) to complete WB 33 (Have fun!)
     
  • Review for Position-time graph quiz tomorrow

 

 

Sept 17

Velocity-Time Graphs

Position - Time Graph Quiz

1.3 Graphing Motion
         
 

 

  • Complete 'Velocity-Time Graphs' note in workbook  35-36 (click here for a copy)
  • Review the following videos to help you with velocity-time graphs:

·  #1 - Velocity-Time Graph - Intro to Velocity-Time Graphs (WB 36)

·  #2 - Velocity-Time Graph - How to Calculate Slope (WB 37)

·  #3 - Velocity-Time Graph - Slope Calculation Examples  (WB 36)

·  #4 - Velocity-Time Graph - Determining Displacement from Area (WB 36)

·  #5 - Velocity-Time Graph - Comparing Distance and Displacement (WB 36)

  • complete the following worksheets:
    • velocity-time WB 35 (the 2nd area)
    • WB 36   (click here for the answers)
    • WB 37 (left side only - click here for answers)

 

Sept 18

Curriculum Night

Velocity-Time Graphs
Acceleration-Time Graphs

Uniform Motion Lab

1.2 Graphing Motion - Position-Time graphs
1.3
Acceleration - Position-Time graphs
 
  • Complete the v-t graph in class worksheet 38a  (click here for a copy)  (click here for the answers)
  • Complete 'Uniform Motion Lab' - (click here) - Use the Checklist (click here)
    • Observation Table - Title, Correct Headings, Correct SD
    • Graph - Title, Correct Scale + line of best fit
    • Slope - correct format with units and directions (also show coordinates used)
    • Analysis - explain and account for your answers
    • Error analysis - spend extra time on the error analysis - this is the most significant part of the analysis!
       
  • Complete the following:
    • Graphing Summary' note in workbook W.39
    • Acceleration-time note WB. 37-38 (click here) and for the answers (click here)
       
  • Try the the following to further review concetps:
    • 'Walk the Graph' note in WB 40 (try to label/describe each type of motion) use this site: (Walk the Graph Activity)
    • Extra Velocity-Time Worksheet to practice for tomorrow's quiz (answers)

 

Sept 19

Graphing Review

Graphing Quiz (Now Monday)

1.3 Graphing Motion
1.4 acceleration-time graphs

 

Web Link: (Great Graphing Review Site)  
Web Link: (Graph Attack Site)

  • Graphing Card Matching activity (click here) Thanks for the feedback today!
     
  • Spend time reviewing vectors and graphing:
    • Make study notes - you will be thankful at exam time!
    • Try  converting d-t to v-t graphs WB. 41 and 42
    • Complete some of the following textbook questions: TB. 52-53 #1-8, 19, 21, 22-25, 33, 34
       
  • Review for the Real Graphing quiz Monday

 

Sept 22

Intro to Motion Equations

Graphing Quiz

1.5 Motion Equations


USING GRASP METHOD (
click here)

 

 

  • review GRASP method expectations (click here) on WB 43 and Equations of Motion W 44 (click here for the note)
  • Review the following videos to help you with equation solving:

·         #1 - Equations- How to use the GRASP method (WB 44)

·         #2 - Equations - Solving Uniform Motion Equations (WB 45)

·         #3 - Equations - Solving Acceleration Equations  (WB 45)

·         #1 - Equations - Deriving Accel Displacement Equations  (WB 45)

·         #2 - Equations - Deriving Last Two Equations  (WB 45)

  • complete the following questions - remember to use proper GRASS format

o  WB 46 (click here for the answers)

o  Try the odd questions on the ``Equation Fun`` Worksheet (click here) (click here for the answers)

 

Sept 23

Motion Equations - Falling Objects

1.6  Motion Equations - Acceleration Due to Gravity

 

Web Link: (Usain Bolt vs Gravity)  

 

 

  • complete the following questions - remember to use proper GRASS format

o    WB 47-49 (completed in-class) (click here for note)

o    complete WB 51 'Equations of Motion' worksheet 1-9 (click here for a copy) (click here for answers)

  • Review the following videos to help you with solving equations:

·         #3 - Equations - Overview of Equations (E-Harmony) (WB 36)

·         #4 - Equations - Equations with Gravity (WB 36)

·         #5 - Equations - 2 Part Motion Problems (WB 36)

 

Sept 24

Motion Equations - 2 Part Motion

1.6  Motion Equations - Acceleration Due to Gravity

 

 

 

  • WB 50 (completed in-class) - (click here for note)

o    Complete WB 51 ‘Equations of Motion’ worksheet 10-13(click here for a copy) (click here for answers)

o    Review the Tutorials in Section 1.6

  • Review the following videos to help you with solving equations:

·         #5 - Equations - 2 Part Motion Problems (WB 36)

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

 

Sept 25

Dress Down Day  
   

 

Sept 26

Test Review

Equations - Quiz (you must memorize the Equations!)

1.6  Motion Equations - Acceleration Due to Gravity

 

Test Topic List (click here)

  • complete the following questions - remember to use proper GRASS format
    •  #2, 7, 4-6 on p. 43 of the text
    • Start on test review: (Kwik Kinematics Review (click here)  Answers (click here)

 

 

Sept 29

Test Review

 

 

Test Topic List (click here)

  • Continue on test review: (Kwik Kinematics Review (click here)  Answers (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
    • Extra 'Kinematics Review' click here for (page1) (page2) (page3) (page4)
 

 

Sept 30

    UNIT TEST

 

1.6  Motion Equations - Acceleration Due to Gravity

 
 
  • review the following prior to tomorrow's in-class lab write up:

o    errors in measurement (procedural and experimental)

o    % error calculations

o    accuracy and precision

o   three part error analysis (what is the error? How does it affect the results? How can it be reduced?)

o   review d-t and v-t graphing concepts

 

 

Oct 1

Early Warning Notices

Progress Reports Sent Home Today - Get Them Signed!

1.6  Motion Equations - Acceleration Due to Gravity

 
  • work on Observations for Acceleration Down a Ramp (click here) for lab:
    • complete the following Observation components (click here) for lab notebook expectations:
    • complete observation table
    • position-time graph on graph paper with Vinst at 0.2s, 0.4s, and 0. 6s (colour code the slope calculations directly on the graph)
    • velocity-time graph with plotted Vinst at 0.2s, 0.4s, and 0. 6s
    • slope of velocity-time graph showing experimental acceleration  (we will do this tomorrow)
    • expected acceleration calculation based on the angle of the ramp (we will do this tomorrow)

 

Oct 2

Projectile Motion

 

2.3 Projectile Motion

 
  • Projectile Motion Note (click here)
     
  • review the following prior to tomorrow's in-class lab write up:

o    errors in measurement (procedural and experimental)

o    % error calculations

o    accuracy and precision

o   three part error analysis (what is the error? How does it affect the results? How can it be reduced?)

o   review d-t and v-t graphing concepts

 

Oct 3

Acceleration Lab 

 

Acceleration Lab In-Class Analysis
(You must have the observations completed prior to writing the analysis today!)

  • I will be marking the labs that were completed today in class. If you were not present, it is your responsibility to work on the lab write up after school

 

 

Oct 6

Projectile Motion

Get Progress Reports  Signed!

2.3 Projectile Motion

 

Web Link: (Great Projectile Motion Site)
Web Link:
(Great Projectile Motion Applet)
Web Link:
(Another Great Projectile Motion Applet)
Web Link:
World Record Hot Wheels Jump!

Web Link: Mythbusters Bullet Drop!

 

  • 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

 

 

Oct 7

MADD Canada Assembly

Angled Projectile Motion

Get Progress Reports  Signed!

2.3 Projectile Motion

 

Web Link: (Great Projectile Motion Site)
Web Link:
(Great Projectile Motion Applet)
Web Link:
(Another Great Projectile Motion Applet)
Web Link:
World Record Hot Wheels Jump!

Web Link: Mythbusters Bullet Drop!

 

  • Angled Projectile Motion Note (click here)
  • complete Angled Projectile Motion Worksheet (answers)

 

 

Oct 8

Angled Projectile Motion

Get Progress Reports  Signed!

2.3 Projectile Motion

 

Web Link: (Great Projectile Motion Site)
Web Link:
(Great Projectile Motion Applet)
Web Link:
(Another Great Projectile Motion Applet)
Web Link:
World Record Hot Wheels Jump!

Web Link: Mythbusters Bullet Drop!

 

  • text  p.  81 #1-4, 6-7, try #8

 

Oct 9

Parent Teacher Interviews

Intro to Forces

3.1 Intro to Forces


Projectile Motion In-Class Assessment

 

Oct 10

Drawing FBD in 2D

3.1 Types of Forces

 

Web Links:

  Great  Force App (the one we used in class today)

  Workbook Example of Adding Angled 2D Forces

 Great FBD Tutorial

 

  • complete the Forces note WB. 56-57 (done in class) (note)
  • complete WB 58 (use WB. 59 and Tutorial 1 on p. 117 of your text to help you) (answers)
  • Finding Fnet in 2D guide (guide)

 

Oct 13

Thanksgiving