Signature assignment labs are on the Week of Feb 23 and March 30.These labs carry more points than other labs.

Week of Lab Total grade
percentage
Supplemental
material
Jan 26 Lab Introduction
Obtain the Physics Lab Manual: Mechanics and Sound from the Bookstore
Download the lab Syllabus


Syllabus

Feb 2 Unit 1: Uncertainties 8 % Appendix 2 for Unit 1
Feb 9 Unit 2: Newton's Second Law 8 % Appendix III - for Unit 2
Feb 16 Unit 3: Composition and resolution of Forces 8 %
Feb 23 Unit 4: Uniform Circular Motion
Graphing data with uncertainties Using Excel.
This is Signature Assgiment-I. Lab report due in 2 weeks.
14 % Excel 2003
Excel 2007 2010
March 2 Report Writing Week
Bring the lab report you have started preparing for unit 4.
Your TA will help you if with report writingyou have any questions.
Help week
March 9 Spring Break
March 16 Unit 5: Projectile Motion
8 %
March 23 Unit 6: Rotational Equilibrium 8 %
March 30 Unit 7: Hooke's law
This is Signature assignment lab-II. Lab report is due in two weeks.
20 %
April 6 Unit 8: Archimedes Principle 8 %
April 13 Unit 9: Speed of Sound 8 %
April 20 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 pencil. No scantron required
Bring formula sheet located at the end part of your lab manual.
18 % Study Guide
Problems and Question
Equation Sheet