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AP Physics

Week 29 (3/14-3/18)


Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Test--Physical Optics Blackbody radiation, quantum hypothesis Photoelectric effect, Compton effect Models of the atom Bohr model of the atom

Featured Link:   An interactive Periodic Table

Equipment needed:  pen/pencil, scientific calculator, notebook will be needed everyday


Unit 13--Quantum and Atomic Physics

Chapter 27 problems pp. 861864: due Friday  3/18
Planck's Hypothesis:  7, 8, 12
Photoelectric Effect:  21, 25, 30, 34, 35,
Compton Effect:  42, 43, 47
Bohr model:  57, 58, 61, 64, 65,

AP Problems due Friday 3/18
1980B3, 1985B6

Main concepts

Useful links:    
AP Yearly Schedule
Your textbook companion site,

Physics Classroom
Light as a wave

Java games
Light and Waves

How Atoms Work
How Atom Smashers Work
    How Solar Cells Work
    How Fluorescent Lamps Work
    How X-Rays Work

Career Links
International Society for Optical Engineering