Make your own free website on Tripod.com

Honors Physics

Week 12 (11/8-11/12)

Monday

Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
3rd Law, Normal Force, Friction Static vs. Kinetic Friction Friction Lab NO SCHOOL Quiz--Friction

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

Assignments
Practice 4C p. 145 (1, 3) due Friday 11/12
Practice 4D p. 147 (1, 3) due Friday 11/12
Ch. 4 Section 4 review p. 149 due Friday 11/12

Important Vocabulary:

bulletforce
bulletcontact force
bulletfield forces
bulletforce diagrams
bulletvectors (yep, forces are vectors)
bulletinertia
bulletnet force
bulletmass
bulletweight

Important Equations:


Pythagorean theorem diagram
equation
images from The Physics Classroom

ΣF = ma

Fg = mg

Ff = μFN

Useful links:    
Your textbook companion site,

Physics Classroom
    Newton's Laws

Java Games
    Motion under different forces

Howstuffworks
    How Force, Power, Torque, and Energy Work
    How Bridges Work

Physicist Biographies on about.com
    Isaac Newton

Miscellaneous
    Convert units automatically online
    Scientific Notation practice