Physics 130-Schedule
West Chester University - Spring 2006

Syllabus || Schedule || Problems|| Labs 


M T W R F Week Number Lab Prob Set
January 16 17 18 19 20 1


No Class
Intro, Units





MLK Day
Dimensions (link)





23 24 25 26 27 2 Lab 1

Necessary Math
1D Kinematics


Lab Technique

(link)

(link)



Excel

30 31


3 NO LAB PS 1

1D Kinematics BREAK



Break Chap 1

(link)






Due Jan 30

M T W R F Week Number Lab Prob Set
February

1 2 3 3 (NO LAB)



BREAK


Break










6 7 8 9 10 4 Lab 2 PS 2

2D Kinematics
2D Kinematics


Falling Motion Chap 2

(link)

(link)




Due Feb 6

13 14 15 16 17 5 Lab 3 PS 3

Angular Kinematics
Angular Kinematics


Projectile Chap 3







Motion Due Feb 13










20 21 22 23 24 6 Lab 4 PS 4

Newton's Laws
EXAM 1


Circular Motion Chaps 8,5



Kinematics



Due Feb 20

27 28


7 Lab 5

Gravitational Force




Newton's Laws

Hooke's Law







Centripetal Force







M T W R F Week Number Lab Prob Set
March

1 2 3 7 (Lab 5)



Friction & Examples














6 7 8 9 10 8 Lab 6 PS 5

Work & Energy
Conservation &


Conservation Chaps 4,5



Power


Of Energy Due Mar 10

13 14 15 16 17 9 NO LAB

Spring Break




Spring







Break

20 21 22 23 24 10 Lab 7 PS 6

Collisions
Collisions


Collisions Chaps 6

(Elastic & Inelastic)
Impulse



Due Mar 20



Center of Mass





27 28 29 30 31 11 Lab 8 PS 7

Angular Kinetics
EXAM 2


Impulse Chap 7

Torque/Moment
Energy, Momentum



Due Mar 27



Force, Collision





M T W R F Week Number Lab Prob Set
April 3 4 5 6 7 12 Lab 9 PS 8

Angular Kinetics
SHM


Torque Chap 9

Angular Momentum
Springs



Due Apr 7

10 11 12 13 14 13 Lab 10

The Pendulum
Stress/Strain


Hooke's Law










17 18 19 20 21 14 Lab 11 PS 9

Waves
Waves


Waves Chap 10








Due Apr 17

24 25 26 27 28 15 Lab 12 PS 10

Hydrostatics
Hydrodynamics


Hydrostatics Chap 16








Due Apr 24















Week Number

May 1 2 3 4 5 16
PS 11

EXAM 3
Kinetic Theory READING Day READING Day

Chap 11

Angular Kinetics





Due May 3

SHM & Waves







8 9 10 11 12 17


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