AP Physics
Monday |
Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday |
Test--Unit 2 | Work, Force-position graphs | Hooke's Law, Work-Energy Theorem | Potential Energy, Power | NO SCHOOL In-service |
Equipment needed: pen/pencil, scientific calculator, notebook will be needed everyday
Assignments:
Chapter 5 pp. 165–170: Problems: Due Monday 10/4
Work (constant force)-- 7, 9, 13, 15, 17
Work (variable force)--23, 25, 27, 29, 31
Work-Energy Theorem--35, 37, 39, 41
Potential Energy--47, 49, 51, 53
Power--77, 79, 81, 85
Important Vocabulary:
work, p. 138 | |
joule, p. 139 | |
mechanical work, p. 139 | |
net work, p. 140 | |
work done by a variable force, p. 142 |
Hooke's Law, p. 143 | |
spring constant, p. 143 | |
kinetic energy, p. 146 | |
work-energy theorem, p. 146 | |
potential, p. 149 |
Important Equations:
W = Fd (definition of work)
W = DKE (Work-Energy Theorem)
KE = 1/2 mv^{2} (Kinetic Energy)
PE = mgh (Potential Energy)
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