Kinematics - Grade 11 University Physics Homework Calendar

Kinematics: Learning Goals

 

 Date

Topic

Homework

 

Jan 31

 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

WHMIS Symbols Poster

Videos:

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

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)
    • WB 8 Algebra Review  solve right side equations - (video) (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
         
  • Watch the video and then complete the Scientific Notation note:
  • complete WB 9 - Diagnostic Measurement Review submitted Monday!
     

 

Feb 2

SNOWDAY!

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

Videos:

Accuracy vs Precision
 

  • After sleeping in and shovelling, complete the following measurement note:

    • 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
         

 

Feb 3

Measurement in Physics

Diagnostic Measurement Review WB 9 Due Today!

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

Videos:

Accuracy vs Precision
 

  • Complete the the following:
    • WB10 Measurement Intro:  (Note) (Video) (Powerpoint)
    • Measurement In Physics Handout
      • these are important concepts for lab reports
      • if you have difficulty, use videos at left to review specific concepts
     
  • study for the Gonzaga Safety Quiz Tomorrow

 

Feb 4

Measurement in Physics

Safety Quiz Today!

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

Web Links:
    
Try the Significant Digit Game!

 

Videos:
     Significant Digits & Measurement

  • 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
       
  • Complete the following pages in the workbook:

 

Feb 5

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)

 

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)
  • 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 Tomorrow
    (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

  • BRING PROTRACTORS AND RULERS!

 

 

Feb 6

What are Vector Quantities?
Drawing Vectors

Diagnostic Math & Measurement Quiz

1.1 Vector Quantities

 

 

Web Links:

Distance Vs. Displacement

Videos:

Vector Quantities
Drawing Vectors Scale Diagrams

  • 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 9

Drawing Vectors in 2D

2.1 Motion in Two Dimensions - Vector Diagrams

 

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

Videos:
    
Adding Vectors Scale Diagram

 

Gravity Labs returned today for additional  feedback view this video
 

Diagnostic Quiz returned today for additional  feedback view this video

 

  • Complete the Following Worksheets:
    • Review pages 61-64 in the text - spend time going over Tutorial 2
    • Review today's note
    • In Class - 'Adding Vectors at an Angle' worksheet WB 19 (answers click here and click here) (video)
    • Homework - TB. 64 #1-2 - check out tutorial 2

 

Feb 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
 

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

 

Feb 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

  • Complete the following:
    • 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
       
  • Watch the following videos to review graphing:

 

Feb 12

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)

 
  • You will be completing the intro to graphing notes on pages 25-26 of your workbook using the videos below. You must have this done for Tomorrow!
  • Review vectors for tomorrow's Assessment

 

Feb 13

Position-Time graphs

Vectors In-Class Assessment

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)

 

  • You should have the following notes complete for TUESDAY  (WB 25-27)
    • Complete 'Position-Time' Intro Review WB 24a - (click here)
    • 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)

  • 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)

 

Feb 17

Position-Time graphs

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)
    

  • You should look over WB. 28 (instantaneous velocity note)
  • Use the Powerpoint and videos at the left  to review position-time graphs:
  • Complete the following to reinforce concepts:
  • Review for Position-time graph quiz tomorrow

 

Feb 18

Position-Time graphs
Position - Time Graph
Quiz

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)

  • Complete the following (in class):
  • For tomorrow's class:
    • Complete WB. 31 (right side at least)
    • Watch the following video to complete the first section of WB.35

 

Feb 19

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

v-t Graph Videos:
  
 
Intro to Velocity-Time Graphs (WB 35)
    
How to Calculate Slope (WB 35)
    
Slope Calculation Examples  (WB 35)
    
Determining Displacement from Area (WB 35)
    
Comparing Distance and Displacement (WB 35)

  • Complete 'Velocity-Time Graphs' note in workbook  35-36 (click here for a copy)
  • 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)

 

Feb 20

Velocity-Time Graphs
Acceleration-Time Graphs

1.3 Graphing Motion
1.4 acceleration-time graphs

 

Extra Resource:

 

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

 

 

  • Complete the following:
    • if you did not finish in class - v-t graph worksheet 38a  (click here for a copy)  (click here for the answers)
    • WB 37 (right side - click here for answers)

    Acceleration-Time Graphs:

  • Review for Velocity-time graph quiz Monday
     
  • Try the the following to further review concepts:
    • 'Walk the Graph' note in WB 41 (try to label/describe each type of motion) use this site: (Walk the Graph Activity)
    • Extra Velocity-Time Worksheet to practice for Monday's quiz (answers)

 

Feb 23

Velocity - Time Graph Quiz
Converting Between Graphs

Graphing Review

1.3 Graphing Motion
1.4 acceleration-time graphs

Web Links:

        Great Graphing Review Site
        Graph Attack Site)

 

Videos

Multipart v-t Graphs
Converting Graphs (42-43)

  • 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)
       
  • Review for the Combined Graphing quiz Tomorrow
    • Make study notes - you will be thankful at exam time!
    • Try some of the following textbook questions: TB. 52-53 #1-8, 19, 21, 22-25, 33, 34

 

Feb 24

Intro to Motion Equations

Combined Graphing Quiz

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)

 

  • review GRASP method expectations (click here) on WB 44 and Equations of Motion W 45 (click here for the note) Review the following videos to help you with equation solving:
  • complete the following questions - remember to use proper GRASS format

o  WB 47 (click here for the answers)

answers for today's quiz!

  • Review for Graphing Assessment of Learning (Summative)
    • d-t / v-t / a-t (slope / area / analysis)
    • graph to graph

 

Feb 25

Motion Equations - Falling Objects

Graphing & Vectors In Class Assessment!

1.6  Motion Equations - Acceleration Due to Gravity

Web Link:
       
(Usain Bolt vs Gravity)
  

Videos       

        Overview of Equations (E-Harmony) 
        Equations with Gravity

 

 

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

o    complete the examples WB 48-50 (click here for note)

o    if you have a chance start on WB 52 '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 48)

·         #4 - Equations - Equations with Gravity (WB 49)

 

Feb 26

Motion Equations Continued - 2 Part Motion

1.6  Motion Equations -Two Part Motion

 

Videos       

        2 Part Motion Problems (WB 51)

 

 

  • WB 51 (completed in-class) - (click here for note)

o    Complete WB 52 ‘Equations of Motion’ worksheet (click here for a copy) (click here for answers)

o    Review the Tutorials in Section 1.6 of the Textbook

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

·         #5 - Equations - 2 Part Motion Problems

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

 

Feb 27

 Equations Quiz

Test Review

 

Test Topic List (click here)

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

 

Mar 2

Test Review

 

Test Topic List (click here)

 

  • If done, 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

 

Mar 3

Unit Test

 

 

  • 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) - you can try the practice assignment given out today (answers here) - remember to colour code each slope

 

Mar 4

Acceleration Lab - Measurement

 

 

  • 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) - you can try the practice assignment given out today (answers here) - remember to colour code each slope

 

Mar 5

Acceleration Lab - Graphing

Early Warning Notices

 
  work on Observations for Acceleration Down a Ramp (click here) for lab:
  • 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?)
    • review d-t and v-t graphing concepts
  • PROGRESS REPORTS SENT HOME - GET THEM SIGNED!

 

Mar 6

Acceleration Lab - In Class Analysis

 
   

 

Mar 6

Projectile Motion

2.3 Projectile Motion

Web Links:
  
World Record Hot Wheels Jump!

    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
     

 

Mar 9

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 Angled Projectile Motion Worksheet (answers)
  • try text  p.  81 #1-4, 6-7, try #8

 

 

Mar 10

Projectile Motion Review

PROGRESS REPORTS SENT HOME

 

 

 

  • complete Projectile Motion GIZMO worksheet using the ExploreLearning.com website:
     
    • Enroll in a class (blue button top right corner) - using the following class code:  
             
      Per 2- T3LZ28ZH7U       
              Per 3-
      FA7WPQRZTN

      CUT & PASTE the code for your class
       
    • Register - Create a User Name consisting of Firstname-Lastname
      (use a
      dash with NO space between your first name and last name)
       
  • projectile motion quiz (answers)

 

Mar 11

Projectile Motion - In Class Assignment

 

Resources:

   Intro Forces Powerpoint

 
  • 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)
    • WB. 56 (try some of the FBD at the bottom of the page)

 

Mar 12

Parent Teacher Interviews

Free Body Diagrams

3.1 Intro to Forces

Resources:

   2D Force Vector Addition Guide (WB. 60)

  • complete the Forces note WB. 57-58 (done in class) (note)
  • complete WB 59 (use WB. 60 and Tutorial 1 on p. 117 of your text to help you) (answers)

 

Mar 13

 

3.1 Types of Forces

 

Web Links:

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

      Great FBD Tutorial