Week of Lab Total grade percentage Supplemental
material
Sep 7 Lab Introduction
Obtain the Physics Lab Manual: Mechanics and Sound from the Bookstore
Download the lab Syllabus
Monday Sept 7, due to Holiday, the lab Introduction will be part of the 1st schedule lab on Sep 14.


Syllabus

Sep 14 Unit 1: Uncertainties 8 % Appendix 2 for Unit 1
Sep 21 Unit 2: Newton's Second Law 8 % Appendix III - for Unit 2
Sep 28 Unit 3: Composition and resolution of Forces 8 %
Oct 5 Unit 4: Uniform Circular Motion
Graphing data with uncertainties Using Excel
14 % Excel 2003
Excel 2007 2010
Oct 12 Report Writing Week
Bring the lab report you have prepared for unit 4.
Your TA will help you if you have any questions.
Help week
Oct 19 Unit 5: Projectile Motion
8 %
Oct 26 Unit 6: Rotational Equilibrium 8 %
Nov 2 Unit 7: Hooke's law 20 %
Nov 9 RM 110 and 114, Unit 8: Archimedes Principle
Rm 223: Unit 9: Speed of Sound
8 %
Nov 16 RM 110 and 114, Unit 9: Speed of Sound
RM 223: Unit 8: Archimedes Principle
8 %
Nov 23 (MTW)
Nov 30 (RF)
Lab Exam: 18 Multiple choice question and 4 problems
You must attend at your normally schedule time and room
You will need a calculator and a pencil. No scantron required
Bring the equation sheet located at the end of your lab manual.
18 % Study Guide
Problems and Question
Equation Sheet