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Honors Physics

Week 32 (4/11-4/15)


Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1st Law of Thermo Types of Thermodynamic processes 2nd Law of Thermo Review Test--Heat and Thermodynamics

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Thermoacoustics with Ben & Jerry's
Penn State's Thermoacoustics project

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


Due Friday 4/8
Chapter 10 section 1 review (1-5) p. 364
Practice 10B (4, 5) p. 370
Practice 10C (1,2,5) p. 374

Important Equations:

Pythagorean theorem diagram
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Q = mcDT

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