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Honors Physics

Week 2 (8/30-9/3)


Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Lab Safety Quiz Units & Unit conversions Significant Figures, Scientific Notation Metric prefixes, Quiz Distance & Speed

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

Walking shoes needed on Friday


Section 1-2 Review Questions (p. 19)  due Thursday 9/2

Important Vocabulary:

bulletsignificant figures
bulletscientific notation
bulletmetric system
bulletmeter, kilogram, and second

Important Equations:

Useful links:     Your textbook companion site,
                            Origin of Measurement
                            Significant Figures practice
                            Convert units automatically online
                            Scientific Notation practice
                            United States Weights and Measures