Physics for 12th Grade

Teacher: Adam
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Introduction to Course

1 Course and Instructor Introduction 02:54

In this video, you will learn about the structure and design of the course as well as some background information on the instructor, Mr. Hyde

Unit 1: Force, Motion, and Free Body Diagrams

2 Lesson 1: Introduction to Force and Motion 19:27

As it turns out, forces are everywhere around us.  In this lesson we will be looking at the various kinds of forces that cause motion for an object.  The student will learn what each of the main forces are, weight, friction, normal force, applied force and tension force.  Free Body Diagrams will also be discussed as a way to represent and keep track of all forces acting on an object.

3 Lesson 1 Assignment Solutions 05:43

Guided solutions to the Lesson 1 assignment.

4 Lesson 2: Forces in Equilibrium 17:04

In this lesson students will be learning how to write net force equations and decide whether or not an object is experiencing equilibrium.

5 Lesson 2 Assignment Solutions 06:03

Guided solutions to the Lesson 2 assignment.

6 Lesson 3: Force of Friction and Force Calculations 18:53

In this lesson, we look at what friction is in more detail and now use a free body diagram and net force to calculate missing forces when the object is experiencing equilibrium.

7 Lesson 3 Assignment Solutions 04:35

Guided solutions to the Lesson 3 assignment.

8 Unit 1 Assessment 00:00

Assessment for Force, Motion and Free Body Diagrams

Unit 2: Motion in One Dimension

9 Lesson 4: Displacement, Velocity, and Acceleration 24:50

In this lesson, students will learn the difference between displacement and distance, speed and velocity and learn what acceleration is and how to calculate it.

10 Lesson 4 Assignment Solutions 09:17

Guided solutions to the Lesson 4 assignment.

11 Lesson 5: Horizontal Acceleration 20:37

In this lesson the ideas of constant acceleration will be discussed and the 4 equations of motion will be presented.

12 Lesson 5 Assignment Solution 09:30

Guided solutions to the Lesson 5 assignment.

13 Lesson 6: Free Fall 25:07

In this lesson we will be discussing constant acceleration taking place in the vertical direction.

14 Lesson 6 Assignment Solutions 07:22

Guided solutions to the Lesson 6 assignment.

15 Lesson 7: Position vs. Time Graphs 18:07

In this lesson we will be describing motion graphically and learning to read a graph of position vs. time.

16 Lesson 7 Assignment Solutions 03:58

Guided solutions for the Lesson 7 assignment.

17 Lesson 8: Velocity vs. Time Graphs 11:42

In this lesson we look at interpreting graphs that show the object's motion plotted against time.

18 Lesson 8 Assignment Solution 05:03

Guided solution for Lesson 8 assignment

19 Lesson 9: Graph Translations 14:24

In this lesson we look at how to transform one kind of motion graph into another.

20 Lesson 9: Assignment Solutions 07:33

Guided solutions to the Lesson 9 assignment.

21 Unit 2 Assessment 00:00

Assessment for Motion in One Dimension

Unit 3: Vectors and Trigonometry

22 Lesson 10: Introduction to Vectors 13:21

In this lesson we explore more about what a vector is and how we find horizontal and vertical components.

23 Lesson 10 Assignment Solutions 06:12

Guided solutions to the Lesson 10 assignment

24 Lesson 11: Adding and Subtracting Vector Components 17:02

In this lesson we look at how to properly add vectors together to find an overall vector, a resultant vector.

25 Lesson 11 Assignment Solutions 11:25

Guided solutions to the Lesson 11 assignment.

26 Unit 3 Assessment 00:00

Assessment for Vectors and Trigonometry

Unit 4: Motion in Two Dimensions (Projectiles)

27 Lesson 12: Projectiles Launched at Angles 22:38

In this lesson we take a look at solving motion problems in which the object is moving both horizontally and vertically at the same time.

28 Lesson 12 Assignment Solutions 15:12

Guided solutions to the Lesson 12 assignment.

29 Lesson 13: Horizontally Launched Projectiles 10:09

In this lesson we will be looking at a special case of projectile motion where the launch angle is zero.

30 Lesson 13 Assignment Solutions 08:44

Guided solutions to the Lesson 13 assignment.

31 Unit 4 Assessment 00:00

Assessment to for Motion in Two Dimensions (Projectiles)

Unit 5: Force and Newton's Laws of Motion

32 Lesson 14: Newton's 1st Law and Applications 10:11

In this lesson we take a look at Newton's 1st Law of motion.

33 Lesson 14 Assignment Solutions 06:35

Guided solutions to the Lesson 14 assignment.

34 Lesson 15: Newton's 2nd Law and Applications 17:47

In this lesson we will be looking at the equation Fnet = ma and revisit the idea of drawing free body diagrams and solving for net force in order to calculate the acceleration of objects and any forces on the object.

35 Lesson 15 Assignment Solutions 09:24

Guided solutions for the Lesson 15 assignment.

36 Lesson 16: Newton's 3rd Law and Applications 09:01

In this lesson we take a look at the "action - reaction" law of Newton's 3 Laws of motion. When one object applies a force to another, it feels an equal and opposite force back from that object.

37 Lesson 16 Assignment Solution 03:56

Guided solutions to the Lesson 16 assignment.

38 Lesson 17: Angled Forces on Flat Surface 11:18

In this lesson we look at Newton's 2nd Law problems, net force and acceleration but with angled forces being applied.

39 Lesson 17 Assignment Solutions 10:20

Guided solutions to the Lesson 17 assignment.

40 Lesson 18: Inclined Planes 17:18

In this lesson we look at objects that are moving and accelerating on a surface that is now inclined from the ground.

41 Lesson 18 Assignment Solution 06:35

Guided solution to the Lesson 18 assignment.

42 Lesson 19: System of Objects 19:53

In this lesson we will be taking a look at how objects connected together accelerate as a system using Newton's 2nd Law.

43 Lesson 19 Assignment Solutions 11:02

Guided solutions to the Lesson 19 assignment.

44 Unit 5 Assessment 00:00

Assessment for Force and Newton's Laws of Motion

Unit 6: Circular Motion and Gravitation

45 Lesson 20: Applying Newton's 2nd Law to Circles 25:01

In this lesson we will be taking a look at circular motion.

46 Lesson 20 Assignment Solutions 13:47

Guided solutions to the Lesson 20 assignment.

47 Lesson 21: Using Newton's Law of Gravitation 16:25

In this lesson we look at how objects that have mass apply a force on one another and how satellites move around objects.

48 Lesson 21 Assignment Solutions 04:40

Guided solutions to the Lesson 21 assignment.

49 Unit 6 Assessment 00:00

Assessment on Circular Motion and Gravitation

Unit 7: Work, Energy, and Power

50 Lesson 22: Work 15:37

In this lesson we will be taking a look at what work is and the conditions for when work is done on an object.

51 Lesson 22 Assignment Solutions 06:00

Guided solutions to the Lesson 22 assignment.

52 Lesson 23: Work and Spring Force 10:26

In this lesson we are looking at springs and how they get stretched and compressed and how this relates to the work done in doing so.

53 Lesson 23 Assignment Solutions 05:24

Guided solutions to the Lesson 23 assignment.

54 Lesson 24: Types of Energy 13:27

In this lesson we will be exploring the different kinds of mechanical energy such as kinetic energy, gravitational potential energy and elastic potential energy.

55 Lesson 24 Assignment Solution 03:51

Guided solution to the Lesson 24 assignment.

56 Lesson 25: Work - Energy Theorem 15:37

In this lesson we will be looking at how work and energy are related to each other and how applying forces can be used to change an objects speed, height, or stretch distance.

57 Lesson 25 Assignment Solutions 13:25

Guided solutions to the Lesson 25 assignment

58 Lesson 26: Conservation of Energy 25:00

In this lesson we will be looking at how energy mechanical energy is conserved and transferred from one form to another when no outside forces are present.

59 Lesson 26 Assignment Solutions 11:10

Guided solutions to the Lesson 26 assignment.

60 Lesson 27: Calculating Mechanical Power 08:42

In this lesson we will be looking at what mechanical power is and how to calculate mechanical power.

61 Lesson 27 Assignment Solutions 05:46

Guided solutions to the Lesson 27 assignment.

62 Unit 7 Assessment 00:00

Assessment for Work, Energy, and Power

Unit 8: Impulse and Momentum

63 Lesson 28: Impulse - Momentum Theorem 18:45

In this lesson we will be looking at how forces acting for a certain amount of time can change the momentum of an object.

64 Lesson 28 Assignment Solution 07:17

Guided solution to the Lesson 28 assignment.

65 Lesson 29: Types of Collisions 18:43

In this lesson we will be looking at the different types of collisions that can happen and how momentum is conserved in each situation.

66 Lesson 29 Assignment Solutions 09:40

Guided solutions for the Lesson 29 assignment.

67 Lesson 30: Perfectly Elastic Collisions 10:40

In this lesson we take a look at situations where kinetic energy is conserved in addition to momentum when objects collide with one another.

68 Lesson 30 Assignment Solution 04:48

Guided solution to the Lesson 30 assignment.

69 Unit 8 Assessment 00:00

Assessment for Impulse and Momentum

Unit 9: Rotational Motion

70 Lesson 31: Rotational Kinematics 15:16

In this lesson we revisit motion equations but for objects that are now rotating instead of moving in a straight line.

71 Lesson 31 Assignment Solutions 09:07

Guided solutions to the Lesson 31 assignment.

72 Lesson 32: Torque and Equilibrium 19:04

In this lesson we are taking a look at how a force applied off center can cause an object to rotate, but can be balanced by another force applied off center in the opposite direction.

73 Lesson 32 Assignment Solutions 10:48

Guided solutions to the Lesson 32 assignment

74 Lesson 33: Rotational Inertia and Applications of Torque 15:01

In this lesson we look at Newton's 2nd Law applied to rotating objects.

75 Lesson 33 Assignment Solution 08:51

Guided solution for the Lesson 33 assignment.

76 Lesson 34: Angular Momentum 12:06

77 Lesson 34 Assignment Solutions 06:05

Guided solutions to the Lesson 34 assignment.

78 Lesson 35: Rotational Kinetic Energy 09:27

79 Lesson 35 Assignment Solution 05:02

Guided solutions to the Lesson 35 assignment.

80 Unit 9 Assessment 00:00

Assessment for Rotational Motion

Unit 10: Simple Harmonic Motion

81 Lesson 36: SHM Mass on a String (Pendulum) 14:11

In this lesson we look at a pendulum in more detail; talking about restoring force and simple harmonic motion.

82 Lesson 36 Assignment Solution 08:00

Guided solutions to the Lesson 36 assignment.

83 Lesson 37: SHM Mass on a Spring 17:33

In this lesson we will be looking at a mass oscillating on a spring under simple harmonic motion.

84 Lesson 37 Assignment Solution 08:16

Guided solution to the Lesson 37 assignment.

85 Unit 10 Assessment 00:00

Assessment for Simple Harmonic Motion

Unit 11: Electrostatics

86 Lesson 38: Charge Basics and Interactions 17:58

In this lesson we will be looking at the types of charges that make up matter and how they interact with one another when objects become charged.

87 Lesson 38 Assignment Solutions 07:24

Guided solutions to the Lesson 38 assignment.

88 Lesson 39: Electric Fields 16:03

In this lesson we will be discussion how charged particles create an electric field around themselves and how that field can affect other charges that are within the field.

89 Lesson 39 Assignment Solutions 09:47

Guided solutions to the Lesson 39 assignment.

90 Lesson 40: Electric Force (Coulomb's Law) 19:35

In this lesson we will be looking at how charges interact when placed in an electric field and experience a force from that field. Charge systems will include 2 to 3 charges.

91 Lesson 40 Assignment Solutions 10:33

Guided solutions to the Lesson 40 assignment.

92 Lesson 41: Electric Potential Energy 10:26

In this lesson we look at how charges can store energy within a system of charges.

93 Lesson 41 Assignment Solutions 04:39

Guided solutions to the Lesson 41 assignment.

95 Lesson 42: Electric Potential (Voltage) 22:23

In this lesson we look at how work is done on charges to move them within an electric field.

96 Lesson 42 Assignment Solution 09:01

Guided solutions to the Lesson 42 assignment.

97 Lesson 43: Capacitors 17:23

In this lesson we will be exploring the application of a uniform electric field between two charged parallel plates.

98 Lesson 43 Assignment Solutions 03:54

Guided solutions to the Lesson 43 assignment.

99 Unit 11 Assessment 00:00

Assessment for Electrostatics

Unit 12: Circuits

100 Lesson 44: Voltage, Current, and Resistance 17:01

In this lesson we will be exploring what is known as Ohm's Law and electrical power to see how voltage, current and resistance are related to one another.

101 Lesson 44 Assignment Solutions 06:30

Guided solutions to the Lesson 44 assignment.

102 Lesson 45: Series and Parallel Circuits 18:11

In this lesson we will be looking at how resistors wired in series and parallel behave and will also be calculating voltage, current, and resistance for the entire circuit setup as well as individual circuit components.

103 Lesson 45 Assignment Solutions 07:04

Guided solutions to the Lesson 45 assignment.

104 Lesson 46: Kirchhoff's Rules and Complex Circuits 16:38

In this lesson we will be looking at what happens when series and parallel resistors are present in a circuit at the same time.

105 Lesson 46 Assignment Solution 09:04

Guided solution to the Lesson 46 assignment.

106 Lesson 47: Capacitors and RC Circuits 14:49

In this lesson we will be discussing how capacitors in series and parallel behave. We will also be looking at how capacitors behave in circuits involving resistors and achieving steady state.

107 Lesson 47 Assignment Solutions 10:33

Guided solutions to the Lesson 47 assignment.

108 Unit 12 Assessment 00:00

Assessment for Circuits

Unit 13: Magnetism

109 Lesson 48: Magnetic Field and Force on a Charged Particle 21:19

In this lesson we will be looking at what a magnetic field is and how it interacts with charged particles that move through it.

110 Lesson 48 Assignment Solution 08:01

Guided solutions to the Lesson 48 assignment.

111 Lesson 49: Magnetic Field and Force on Current Carrying Wires 15:01

In this lesson we will be looking at how a current carrying wire in a magnetic field behaves and also how current carrying wires create their own magnetic field.

112 Lesson 49 Assignment Solution 08:07

Guided solutions to the Lesson 49 assignment.

113 Lesson 50: Magnetic Flux and Faraday's Law 16:08

In this lesson we will be looking at how a changing magnetic field can cause an induced EMF (voltage) within a loop of wire placed in that magnetic field.

114 Lesson 50 Assignment Solution 09:18

Guided solutions to the Lesson 50 assignment.

115 Lesson 51: Lenz's Law and Induced EMF 20:02

In this lesson we will be looking at how an induced current is created within a loop of wire placed in a changing magnetic field.

116 Lesson 51 Assignment Solution 07:16

Guided solutions to the Lesson 51 Assignment.

117 Unit 13 Assessment 00:00

Assessment for Magnetism

Unit 14: Waves and Sound

118 Lesson 52: Transverse and Longitudinal Waves 16:36

In this lesson we will be looking at two main types of mechanical waves and how to calculate the properties of these types of waves.

119 Lesson 52 Assignment Solution 05:58

Guided solution to the Lesson 52 assignment.

120 Lesson 53: Wave Behavior 09:53

In this lesson we will be looking at how waves behave when they are interacting as they travel from one medium to another or get reflected back upon reaching a destination.

121 Lesson 53 Assignment Solution 06:44

Guided solution to the Lesson 53 assignment.

122 Lesson 54: Sound 13:48

In this lesson we will be taking a look at a special kind of mechanical wave called sound. We will be looking at how sound moves through various mediums and what factors can change how sound travels as a wave.

123 Lesson 54 Assignment Solution 07:01

Guided solutions to the Lesson 54 assignment.

124 Lesson 55: Harmonics 26:09

In this lesson we will be looking at standing waves and how these standing waves are only present for certain frequencies. Harmonics are very important in the study of sound for musical instruments and as an application of resonance and wave interference.

125 Lesson 55 Assignment Solution 06:59

Guided solution to the Lesson 55 assignment.

126 Lesson 56: Applications of the Electromagnetic Spectrum 12:20

In this lesson we will be looking at the other type of wave mentioned in this unit, Electromagnetic waves. E&M waves are broken into a spectrum where each type of wave can be referenced to a particular amount of energy, wavelength, and frequency which are fundamental in numerous real world applications.

127 Lesson 56 Assignment Solution 02:37

Guided solution to the Lesson 56 assignment.

128 Unit 14 Assessment 00:00

Assessment on Waves and Sound

Unit 15: Optics

129 Lesson 57: Reflection and Curved Mirrors 27:52

In this lesson we will be looking at what happens when light waves interact with a boundary they cannot pass through, reflection. We will also be exploring image formation with curved mirrors and look at methods to locating a formed image both conceptually and mathematically.

130 Lesson 57 Assignment Solution 09:34

Guided solutions to the Lesson 57 assignment.

131 Lesson 58: Snell's Law 18:08

In this lesson we will be looking at how light is refracted, or bent, as it travels from one medium into another when the mediums have different optical densities.

132 Lesson 58 Assignment Solution 05:05

Guided solutions to the Lesson 58 assignment.

133 Lesson 59: Lenses 17:34

In this lesson we will be looking at how light behaves as it passes through a material that is curved, a lens. We will also be exploring image formation with lenses and look at methods to locate a formed image both conceptually and mathematically.

134 Lesson 59 Assignment Solutions 08:54

Guided solutions to the Lesson 59 assignment.

135 Lesson 60: Single and Double Slit Diffraction 22:59

In this lesson we will be looking at what happens to light when it is bent through small openings and allowed to interfere on a screen.

136 Lesson 60 Assignment Solution 08:28

Guided solutions to the Lesson 60 assignment.

137 Lesson 61: Thin Films 23:34

In this lesson we take a look at how interference happens within multiple mediums like soap bubbles and oil film on water.

138 Lesson 61 Assignment Solution 09:48

Guided solution to the Lesson 61 assignment.

139 Unit 15 Assessment 00:00

Assessment for Optics

This course is designed to prepare any student for the next level of Physics.  Throughout the entire course, students will be required to think critically, analyze real world problems and learn how to become better problem solvers through a unique approach to online learning.  The course covers all major topics of any college level Physics course with the exception of Fluid Mechanics, Thermodynamics and Modern Physics.  Assignments require a knowledge of the concepts as well as the mathematics behind the content.  Many of the topics include interactive assignments which have the student looking at a short video clip of a real world object.  Measurements are made directly from the video and students must apply the concepts and math skills learned in the lesson to solve the problem.  Also used in many of the lessons are quick simulations and physics animations with links provided so a greater level of understanding can be achieved.

This course includes:

  • 15 UNITS
  • 61 PHYSICS WORKSHEETS/ASSIGNMENTS WITH COUNTERPART ANSWER SHEETS
  • 61 VIDEO LESSONS
  • 61 EXERCISE REVIEW VIDEOS (I explain step by step how to reach the correct answer)
  • OVER 450 PRACTICE PROBLEMS AND STEP BY STEP SOLUTIONS
  • 15 UNIT ASSESSMENTS
  • OVER 51 ADDITIONAL RESOURCES (Extra practice problems with solutions and Interactive Problems with worked out solutions)
  • OVER 24 HOURS OF VIDEO-LESSONS

Course Goals

Upon course completion, you will learn how to think critically and approach problem solving systematically.  You will be able to relate general Physics topics to real world situations and analyze everyday things with the concepts and mathematical models learned.  The skills learned in the course will make you successful and confident in other science and math courses as well as college level Physics.

 

Target Audience

This video-course is primarily intended for students wanting to pursue a career in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

 

Course Requirements

Students taking this course will need to have completed Algebra II or an equally rigorous course with basic covering of Trigonometry.

 

COURSE TOPICS

Unit 1. Force, Motion, and Free Body Diagrams

This unit explores the basics behind different kinds of forces, how forces cause motion and how to represent the forces acting on an object to discuss the net force acting on the object.  Forces will be discussed in the situation of equilibrium and how different forces balance out and cause the object to either remain at rest or move with constant speed.  Friction will also be explored in detail.

 

Unit 2. Motion in One Dimension

This unit explores objects that undergo constant acceleration.  Displacement, velocity, and acceleration are the main topics within this unit and students will required to solve for the motion of an object using the kinematic equations for motion taking place in either the horizontal or vertical direction.

 

Unit 3. Vectors and Trigonometry

This unit review the basics of the right triangle and how to break a vector into components to be added together.

 

Unit 4. Motion in Two Dimensions (Projectile Motion)

In this unit, motion is now taking place both horizontally and vertically as the object is launched through the air and allowed to fall freely to the ground.  Equations of constant acceleration will be used to solve for time of travel, maximum height or range as well as final velocity of the object.

 

Unit 5. Force and Newton’s Laws of Motion

This unit revisits the ideas of force, but now explores situations in which the object is accelerating.  Situations where forces are angled, objects on incline planes and systems of objects will also be covered and discussed using Newton’s 3 Laws of Motion.

 

Unit 6. Circular Motion and Gravitation

In this unit, Newton's laws of motion and kinematic principles are applied to describe and explain the motion of objects moving in circles; specific applications are made to roller coasters, masses on string and cornering. Newton's Universal Law of Gravitation is then presented and utilized to explain the circular motion of planets and satellites.

  

Unit 7.  Work, Energy, and Power

In this unit, concepts of work, kinetic energy and potential energy are discussed; these concepts are combined with the work-energy theorem to provide a convenient means of analyzing an object or system of objects moving between an initial and final state.

 

Unit 8.  Impulse and Momentum

This unit discusses the impulse-momentum change theorem and the law of conservation of momentum are introduced, explained and applied to the analysis of collisions of objects.

 

Unit 9.  Rotational Motion

This unit covers topics for an object that is rotating.  Kinematics, force, energy and momentum will be revisited but using angular definitions instead such as angular velocity and acceleration, torque, angular momentum and moment of inertia.

 

Unit 10. Simple Harmonic Motion

This unit discusses the periodic motion of a mass on a string and on a spring.  The object’s motion will be discussed in terms of force and energy and equations of periodic motion will be derived.

 

Unit 11. Electrostatics

In this unit, the basic principles of electrostatics are introduced in order to explain how objects become charged and to describe the effect of those charges on other objects in the neighboring surroundings. Charging methods, electric fields, electric force and electric potential energy and potential are among the topics discussed in this unit.

 

Unit 12. Circuits

This unit discusses the flow of charge through electric circuits is discussed in detail. The variables which cause and restrict the rate of charge flow are explained and Ohm’s Law and electrical power principles are used to solve series, parallel and combination circuits.  Capacitor circuits and resistor – capacitor circuits are also discussed.

 

Unit 13. Magnetism

This unit looks at how charges and current carrying wires interact and create magnetic fields and apply magnetic force.  Magnetic flux and induced EMF and current is also discussed using Faraday’s Law and Lenz’s Law.

 

Unit 14. Waves and Sound

This topic explores the nature, properties and behaviors of waves and the unique nature of a standing wave is introduced and explained.  Also, the nature of sound as a longitudinal, mechanical pressure wave is explained and the properties of sound are discussed. Wave principles of resonance and standing waves are applied in an effort to analyze the physics of musical instruments.

 

Unit 15.  Optics

This unit looks at the ray nature of light is used to explain how light reflects and refracts at planar and curved surfaces; Snell's law and refraction principles are used to explain a variety of real-world phenomena; reflection and refraction principles are combined with ray diagrams to explain why mirrors and lenses produce images of objects.  Diffraction of light and thin film interference is also dicussed.

  • Teacher: Adam
  • Areas of expertise: Physics and Mathematics
  • Education: Bachelors of Arts in Physics, Minor in Mathematics
  • Interests: Traveling, teaching, family.
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  • Associations: State licensed teacher (Florida) for Physics grade 9 - 12
  • Issues I care about: I am very passionate about teaching and spreading knowledge about science. It is our understanding of these fundamental topics that help to improve our quality of life and our ability to learn and adapt to problems and challenges we will face in the future.

I teach Physics in Celebration Florida. Throughout my extensive teaching career, I have taught a variety of science courses including: AP Physics, Physics Honors, Physical Science and Engineering via PLTW. It is a passion of mine to bring Physics alive and make it relevant to the world around us. My teaching style breaks broad and complex topics down into smaller, easier to grasp lessons. The focus is to build the concepts and support with mathematical models all while providing real life situations in which to practice the skills to solve a real problem. Upon completing the course, you will feel comfortable and confident for any level Physics you will need to take as you continue your educational career.

Lesson 1: Introduction to Force and Motion Supplemental

Extra practice problems dealing with the topic of Lesson 1.

Lesson 3: Force of Friction and Force Calculations

Extra practice problems for the Lesson 3 topic.

Lesson 4: Displacement, Velocity, and Acceleration

These types of assignments will require the use of QuickTime video player.  The link to this program can be found in this assignment and will be used for future assignments requiring the analysis of a video.

Lesson 5: Horizontal Acceleration

This is an interactive assignment where you will be determining the acceleration of a toy bus using the equations of motion and data collected from the video.

Lesson 6: Free Fall

In this interactive assignment, students will be calculating the initial speed of a ball thrown up on high speed camera.

Lesson 7: Position vs. Time Graphs

This interactive assignment has you tracking the motion of an object and plotting it's position vs. time on a graph in Excel.

Lesson 8: Velocity vs. Time Graphs

Extra practice problems for Lesson 8 topic.

Lesson 9: Graph Translations

Extra practice with turning turning graphs into other kinds of graphs.

Lesson 10: Introduction to Vectors

Extra practice breaking vectors down into their horizontal and vertical components.

Lesson 11: Adding and Subtracting Vector Components

Extra practice with adding and subtracting vector components.

Lesson 12: Projectiles Launched at Angles

Extra practice with angled projectile problems.

Lesson 13: Horizontally Launched Projectiles

Extra practice for projectiles launched with no angle.

Lesson 15: Newton's 2nd Law and Applications

Extra practice with Newton's 2nd law, finding net force and acceleration.

Lesson 17: Angled Forces on Flat Surface

Extra practice with angled forces and Newton's 2nd Law.

Lesson 18: Incline Planes

Interactive assignment where you will be calculating components of weight for different objects on an incline and then calculate the coefficient of static and kinetic friction for an object on a rough surface that is inclined.

Lesson 19: System of Objects

Both supplemental problems for extra practice as well as an interactive assignment with real life measurements.

Lesson 20: Applying Newton's 2nd Law to Circles

Interactive assignment that will have you analyzing the motion of a toy airplane moving in a circle.

Lesson 21: Using Newton's Law of Gravitation

Supplemental practice problems using Newton's Law of Gravitation.

Lesson 22: Work

Extra practice problems for calculating work.

Lesson 24: Types of Energy

Extra practice calculating kinetic energy, gravitational potential energy, and elastic potential energy.

Lesson 25: Work - Energy Theorem

Interactive assignment to look at how energy is converted into non mechanical forms such as friction.

Lesson 26: Conservation of Energy

Interactive assignments to look at how energy is conserved with a mass-spring system and a within a pendulum.

Lesson 27: Calculating Mechanical Power

Extra practice calculating mechanical power.

Lesson 28: Impulse - Momentum Theorem

Interactive assignment looking at the impulse delivered to a hockey puck when hit with a hockey stick.

Lesson 29: Types of Collisions

Both an interactive assignment as well as extra practice problems.

Lesson 30: Perfectly Elastic Collisions

This interactive assignment looks at a collision between two bowling balls to determine if the collision was perfectly elastic.

Lesson 31: Rotational Kinematics

Interactive assignment and extra practice for rotational kinematics.

Lesson 32: Torque and Equilibriuum

Extra practice dealing with calculating torque and location from level arm when system is in equilibrium.

Lesson 33: Rotational Inertia and Applications of Torque

Extra practice problems.

Lesson 36: SHM Mass on a String (Pendulum)

Interactive assignment as well as supplemental problems that not only deal with SHM but also some momentum and energy as a way of review and looking at more complex problems.

Lesson 37: SHM Mass on a Spring

Interactive assignment to calculate the period of a mass on a spring.

Lesson 39: Electric Fields

Extra problem practice for electric fields.

Lesson 40: Electric Force (Coulomb's Law)

Extra practice using Coulomb's Law to solve for electric force and charge.

Lesson 41: Electric Potential Energy

Extra practice problems

Lesson 42: Electric Potential (Voltage)

Extra practice problems

Lesson 43: Capacitors

Extra practice problems

Lesson 44: Voltage, Current, and Resistance

Extra practice with Ohm's Law and Electrical Power

Lesson 45: Series and Parallel Circuits

Extra practice with both series and parallel circuits.

Lesson 46: Kirchhoff's Rules and Complex Circuits

Extra practice with solving for total resistance and V, I, R for circuit components when circuits have both series and parallel resistor combinations at the same time.

Lesson 47: Capacitors and RC Circuits

Extra practice problems

Lesson 48: Magnetic Field and Force on a Charged Particle

Extra practice problems

Lesson 49: Magnetic Field and Force on Current Carrying Wires

Extra practice as well as an interactive assignment.

Lesson 50: Magnetic Flux and Faraday's Law

Extra practice problems.

Lesson 51: Lenz's Law and Induced EMF

Interactive assignment using the RHR to determine induced current direction for a wire that moves into and out of a magnetic field.

Lesson 52: Transverse and Longitudinal Waves

Interactive assignment to look at the properties of a transverse wave.

Lesson 54: Sound

Interactive assignment looking at how sound travels as a wave in a sound tube (Reuben's Tube).

Lesson 55: Harmonics

Interactive assignment looking at a standing wave created by a frequency generator and a string with a hanging mass.

Lesson 57: Reflection and Curved Mirrors

Extra practice drawing ray diagrams and using mirror equation.

Lesson 58: Snell's Law

Interactive assignment to find the critical angle of a certain set of mediums.

Lesson 59: Lenses

Extra practice drawing ray diagrams and using the lens equation.

Lesson 60: Single and Double Slit Diffraction

Extra practice problems.

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