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Honors Physics

Week 23 (1/31-2/4)


Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Electric Force Electric Field Strength Electric Field Lines Chapter Review Chapter 17 Quiz

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

Due Monday 1/31
Ch 17 Section 1 Review (1, 3, 4, 5) p. 633
Practice 17A (1-3) p. 636
Practice 17B (1, 2) p. 639

Due Thursday 2/3
Practice 17D (1-3) p. 647
Section 3 Review (1-4) p. 652

Important Vocabulary:

Important Equations:

Pythagorean theorem diagram
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Fe = kQ1Q2/r2

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Static Electricity

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