Physics 211

Spring 2011

 

The following outline lists the order we will progress in this semester.  The tentative quiz due dates and test dates are shown.

 

 

Introduction and Measurement

Motion Along a Straight Line

 

          Quiz 1 - Due Tuesday, January 25th by Midnight

 

Vectors

Motion in Two and Three Dimensions

 

          Quiz 2 - Due Tuesday, February 8th by Midnight

 

Force and Motion - 1

 

          TEST 1 - Wednesday, February 16th

 

Force and Motion - 2

 

          Quiz 3 - Due Tuesday, March 1st by Midnight

 

Kinetic Energy and Work

 

**SPRING BREAK........3/7 - 3/11............NO CLASSES!**

 

Potential Energy and Conservation of Energy

Quiz 4 - Due Tuesday, March 22nd by Midnight

Center of Mass and Linear Momentum

 

          TEST 2 - Wednesday, March 30th

 

Rotation

Rolling, Torque, and Angular Momentum

Equilibrium and Elasticity

Gravitation

 

          Quiz 5 - Due Tuesday, April 19th  by Midnight

 

Oscillations

Waves - 1

 

FINAL EXAM – During Finals Week (5/2 - 5/5)