Electromagnetism - Grade 11 University Physics Homework Calendar

Electromagnetism: Learning Goals

 

 Date

Topic

Homework

 

May 30

Intro to Electromagnetism

   12.1 Magnetic Fields
 

Mousetrap Instructions


Web Links:

Magnetic Field of a Bar Magnet
Interactions of Magnetic Poles

Bar Magnet Simulator

Reversal of Earth's Poles (go to 10:00)
The Earth's Magnetosphere

What is a Magnetic Domain?
Magnetic Domain Video
 
Domains in Ferromagnetic Materials
How to Make a Magnet
How a Tape Recorder Works

Can You Demagnetize a Credit Card?

 

May 31

Waves Test  
Mousetrap Instructions

 

  • continue mousetrap car construction - due Wednesday

 

 

 

June 3

Right Hand Rules - Straight Conductors & Solenoids

   12.2 Oersted's Discovery
   12.4 Solenoids

Mousetrap Instructions


Web Links:

      MF of Straight Conductors
     
MF of Solenoids Applet

  • complete:

    • WB 138  (answers)

    • WB 139 (answers)

    • Try TB. 556 #1-3, 5-7; TB. 562 #2-3; TB 566 #1
       

  • Copy the Motor Principle note WB 140 (click here)
     

  • continue mousetrap car construction - due Wednesday

 

 

June 4

Mouse Trap Vehicle Construction/Test Day

The Motor Principle

   12.5 The Motor Principle

 

Mousetrap Instructions

Web Links:
       DC Motor Simulator
       How DC Motor's Work
       DC Motor Video

      Induction Plate

 

  • WB. 141 using WB 140 and section 12.5 of the text (answers)

  • Watch the Motor (Video) (to complete the bottom of WB 143 diagrams)

  • continue Electromagnetism Review  on WB. 145 #1-14

 

June 5

 

Mouse Trap Car Trials

   12.5 The Motor Principle

   12.5 Applications of Electromagnetism

Web Links:
     DC Motor Video

     Amazing Levitating Top!
 

 

  • review force FBD / friction / coefficient of friction / conservation of energy / efficiency

  • review the operation of the electromagnetic devices WB. 142-143 - be able to draw and explain how they work for the test
     

  • APPLICATION STATIONS  NOTE

 

 

June 6

 

Electromagnetic Induction
Lenz's Law

   13.1 Electromagnetic Induction

   13.2 Lenz's Law

 Web Links:
     Lenz's Law Simulation App
      Induction Cooktop
     Induction Plate
     Industrial Induction

  • Induction and Lenz's Law note

 

June 7

 

Mouse Trap Car CPT writeup

 

 

  • Work on the Electromagnetism Review WB. 145 #1-14,18
     

  • try the following questions from the Chapter 12 review on p. 580 of the text:

    • Magnetic Fields - #8, 20

    • Straight Conductors #28, 30

    • Solenoids #12, 32, 33, 46,47, 50

    • Motor Principle #11, 17, 40, 54, 55, 57

 

 

June 10

Electromagnetism Quest

 

 
 
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EXAM REVIEW  

 

EXAM REVIEW