Monday, February 28, 2011

Great site for study skills

Here is a great site with links to a ton of resources that will help you with study skills. 

Check it out and bookmark it for future reference. 

Friday, February 18, 2011

Schedule and homework

Today we did Chapter 13, Temperature and Kinetic Theory

Homework: Chp 13 Problems: # 1, 5, 9, 13, 33, 43, 51

You should also start reading Chapter 14, Heat, over the break.

Slides for Chapter 13 are posted here:
(I also posted the lecture slides for Chapter 14 and 15 if you want to get a head start)

Have a great vacation!

Wednesday, February 16, 2011


Today was the quiz on Chapters 11 and 12. Those of you who were absent, make sure you see me Thursday to make it up.

Homework is to read Chapter 13 (Temperature and Kinetic Theory) for Friday.

Monday, February 14, 2011

Reminder- QUIZ on Wed 2/16

Reminder - you have a quiz on Wednesday, 2/16/2011 on Chapters 11 and 12 (Vibrations and Waves, Sound)

Review your notes, the textbook and your homework.

Also check out the online resources you worked on last week (see below).

Email me, or stop by tomorrow, with any questions.

AP Physics Sound Lab

Waves and Sound
Experiment 26 Doppler Effect
Experiment 27 Beat Frequency
Experiment 28 Wave Interference
Experiment 29 Pendulum
Experiment 30 Longitudinal Waves
Experiment 31 Reflection and Refraction
Experiment 32 Doppler Effect 

Friday, February 11, 2011

AP Physics schedule

On Thursday we did Chapter 12, Sound. Your homework is Chapter 12, Problems #7, 17, 21, 33, 37, 43, 55, 63.

slides from the lecture are posted here:

On Monday we will go over the homework and do some lab/experimentation.

On Wednesday you will have a Quiz on Chapters 11 and 12.