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AP Physics

Week 3 (9/6-9/10)

Monday

Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
NO SCHOOL Vector addition Vector Addition Projectile Motion, Projectile Lab Projectile Motion, Quiz

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

Assignments:

Solar System Scaling Lab Report due Tuesday 9/7

Ch. 2 pp. 5763: Problems:  due Tuesday 9/7
speed & velocity: 9, 12, 15, 17, 20, 23
acceleration: 29, 34, 35, 39
kinematic equations: 46, 47, 55
freefall: 71, 73, 74, 75, 77

Ch. 3 pp. 9198: Problems:
Components of motion:  5, 9, 11,  13, 15,
Vector Addition: 29, 30, 31, 33, 35, 37, 41
Relative Velocity:  55, 57, 59,
Projectile Motion:  70, 71, 73, 75, 79, 81, 85

Important Vocabulary:

bulletcomponents of motion, p. 66
bulletresultant, p. 70
bulletmagnitude-angle form, p. 72
bulletunit vector, p. 73
bulletcomponent form, p. 73
bulletanalytical component method, p. 74
bulletrelative velocity, p. 78
bulletprojectile motion, p. 83
bulletprojection at an angle, p. 86
bulletparabola, p. 86
bulletrange, p. 86

Important Equations:

Pythagorean theorem diagramequation
images from The Physics Classroom

Useful links:     AP Yearly Schedule
                            Your textbook companion site,
                            Physics Classroom: 1-D kinematics
                            Physics Classroom:  Vectors
                            Play with projectiles in Java
                            Vector component calculator
                            Vector Addition Practice