DATE COMMENTS
1/23/13 ARISTOTLE VS GALILEO; NEWTONS FIRST LAW; SPEED, VELOCITY; VECTORS: ADDITION, SUBTRACTION
1/28/13 FINISH VECTORS WITH COMPONENTS, DOT PRODUCT AND ICQ1;  1-D MOTION: DISPLACEMENT, AVERAGE VELOCITY, INSTANSTANEOUS VELOCITY; AVERAGE ACCELERATION, INSTANTANEOUS ACCELERATION; SPECIAL CASE OF CONSTANT ACCELERATION; ICQ2 INTRODUCED: THE CASE OF COP AND SPEEDING CAR.
1/30/13 PICKET FENCE LAB DISCUSSION AND DEEPER ICQ2 (COP AND  CAR) DISCUSSION DISCUSSED IN 1/28  NOTES. ALSO THERE IS A CORRECTION TO THE PICKET FENCE LAB HANDOUT.
2/01/13 DISCUSSION OF LAB REPORT STRUCTURE; TIP ON SHARING REPORT DRAFTS  WITH YOUR GROUP MEMBERS USING GOOGLE.DOCS.
2/02/13  CLICK HERE TO SEE AND ORDER 'PHYSICS 3000', A BOOK W/  HUNDREDS OF PRACTICE PROBLEMS WORKED OUT.  SOME SAY IT PUTS  "BLING" IN STUDYING BUT YOU MUST WORK TO  UNDERSTAND  SOLUTIONS WELL.  
02/04/13 TEST 1 M0N MARCH 4TH--QUIZ 1, 2, 3, 4(ec); FINISH CH. 2 W/ FREE FALL; CH. 3: 2D AND PROJECTILE MOTION
02/06/13 NOTES ON VIRTUAL LAB 1; ICQ2 RETURNED, ICQ3 ASSIGNED ON PROJECTILE MOTION.
02/08/13 VIRTUAL  LAB 1 (PROJECTILE MOTION) REPORT FORMAT.
02/11/13 MORE PROJECTILE MOTION: REFLECTIONS ON ICQ3; UNIFORM, NON-UNIFORM CIRCULAR AND RELATIVE MOTION WITH ICQ4 ON RIVER BOATING
02/20/13 BROAD DISCUSSION OF LAB 3, PROJECTILE MOTION AND STATS USING PENN STATE.
02/22/13 COOL LINK TO AMUSEMENT PARK PHYSICS, CHS. 4, 5 MATERIAL
02/25/13  TEST 1 REVIEW M0N FEBRUARY 25TH--QUIZ 1, 2, 3, 4(ec) based on  masterinphysics.com quiz cross-index to SAMPLE Test 1 Sp'11 and Fall'12
03/01/13 PROJECTILE MOTION AND VECTOR REVIEW ; ADDITIONAL COMMENTS HERE ON #56, 65, CH. 3, Q4.  
03/06/13 TEST 1 SOLUTIONS; SCROLL DOWN TO SEE ANSWERS WORKED OUT. CLICK HERE FOR CHAPTER 4 LECTURE.
MEANWHILE CLICK HERE FOR THE NEW GALILEO LAB; CLICK HERE FOR A SAMPLE DATA RUN EXAMPLE.
03/11/13 NOTE CORRECTION TO PAGE 8: THE FRICTION DIAGRAM IS FIG 5.19 FROM THE BOOK NOT FIG. 5.13. MORE ON GALILEO LAB 
03/13/13 NEWTON'S 3RD LAW LAB + COMMENT ON CENTRIPETAL FORCE
03/20/13 LAB 3 (PROJECTILE MOTION STATISTICS) DISCUSSION
03/22/13  LEFT LINK: INFO ON CENTRIPETAL FORCE LAB. CLICK HERE AND HERE (SCROLL DOWN TO ALL PAGES) FOR HOW TO USE EXCEL TO FIND YOU AVERAGE AND STDM. CLICK HERE (SCROLL DOWN) FOR INFO ON USING METER STICK. CLICK HERE FOR LECTURE NOTES ON CH. 4, 5 AND NEW CH. 6 AND 7 MATERIAL  ON WORK AND ENERGY
03/25/13 ENERGY AND MOMENTUM; ALSO REDO  A CALCULATION FROM 3-22-13 IN A REVIEW OF CH. 6.
03/27/13
AND 03/29/13
TEST 2 REVIEW INCLUDING SYSTEMATIC SAMPLE TEST COVERAGE; TABLE OF LECTURE NOTES DATES  VS NUMERICAL EXAMPLES MINED FROM NOTES
04/08/13  TEST 2 SOLUTIONS; SCROLL DOWN PAST TEST SHEET TO SEE THEM.
04/10.13 SHM LAB  DESCRIPTION; CLICK HERE FOR NICE SHM VIDEO. CLICK HERE FOR DATA ANALYSIS SCREEN SHOT FOR FORCE CONSTANT K = SLOPE OF LINE AND CHANGE IN K = RMSE..  Here is a DISCUSSION OF MASS UNCERTAINTIES   AND OTHER TOPICS SUCH AS THE AVERAGE AND UNCERTAINTY OF THE 5 TRIALS
04/12/13 CH. 14 NOTES GIVING THEORY FOR QUIZ 11 POSTED SOON; THAT QUIZ ONLY DEALS WITH SPRINGS---PENDULA COVERED LATER.
04/15/13 TEST 2 RETURNED; CLICK LEFT LINK FOR UPDATED SOLUTIONS. TEST 2 SOLUTIONS ON 04/08/13 WERE ONLY A FIRST DRAFT, BEFORE ACTUAL GRADING, IN ORDER  TO GET BALL PARK ANSWERS. CLICK HERE FOR CH. 9 AND 10 LECTURES..
04/17/13 CH. 10: ANGULAR MOMENTUM AND CONSERVATION THEREOF; REVIEW OF SHM LAB; NEW LINEAR MOMENTUM LAB.
04/22/13 CH. 10 CONSERVATION OF ANGULAR MOMENTUM; CH11: STATICS; STRESS, STRAIN AND YOUNG'S,  BULK AND SHEER MODULI WHICH REFLECT HOOKE'S LAW FOR SPRINGS | Fx | = |kx|  
04/24/13 TEST 3 NOTES  + IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON VIRTUAL LAB 2, WHICH IS BASED ON CH. 14 AND CH. 7.
04/29/13 TEST 3 NOTES
` REVIEW THE DERIVATION OF ROTATIONAL INERTIA  I IN CHAPTER 9 (PAGE 289) IN TERMS OF KINETIC  ENERGY; MOMENT OF INERTIA LAB, MORE REVIEW OF CH. 8 AND CH. 14 PROBLEMS FOR TEST 3; NOTE CORRECTION TO THE LABELING OF PROBLEM #11, CH. 14 AT LAST PART OF LECTURE NOTES. NOTE ALSO  IN THE MOMENT OF INERTIA LAB IT WAS ASSUMED YOU KNEW YOU WERE TO MEASURE BOTH THE INNER AND OUTER RADII OF THE RING AND  CONFIRM WITH TABLE 9.2 FOR YOUR THEORETICAL ROTATIONAL INERTIA . 
05/03/13 BELOW ARE LINKS FROM THE LECTURE NOTES HONING IN ON  TEST 3 COVERAGE 
--CH. 8, 9, AND 14; CH. 10 IS EXTRA CREDIT. THE LIST IS NOT EXHAUSTIVE
AND, YO,   I LEAVE IT TO YOU TO FIND OTHER PAGES WHICH MAY BE OF HELP,
INCLUDING THE SAMPLES EXAMS AT THE LINKS AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE~~
http://www.nvaphysics.com/P4ASP13_FINAL.htm

CLICK THE VARIOUS SAMPLE EXAM LINKS AT BOTTOM OF ABOVE PAGE TO FIND
PROBLEMS FROM CH. 8, 9 AND
14--I.E. THE THEMES RELATED TO MOMENTUM, ROTATIONAL ENERGY AND MOTION,
AND FINALLY OSCILLATIONS. BACK IN THOSE DAYS , OSCILLATIONS MAY BE
TOWARD THE END OF THE SAMPLE EXAMS SINCE WE WORKED CHRONOLOGICALLY
BACK THEN--CLICK THE SAMPLE FINAL EXAM LINKS TO MAKE SURE YOU GET ALL
THE INFORMATION YOU NEED.

MOMENTUM, CH. 8:
http://www.nvaphysics.com/4A_SP13/LECTURES/032513/20130329185732570.pdf:
CH. 14 RELATED:
http://www.nvaphysics.com/4A_SP13/LECTURES/041213/20130412174410431.pdf
CH. 9 (ROTATIONAL MOTION AND ENERGY(PAGE 289)--REQUIRED ON TEST) )  AND CH. 10
(EXTRA CREDIT ON TEST) RELATED:
http://www.nvaphysics.com/4A_SP13/LECTURES/041513/20130424212011103.pdf
CH. 9, 10 RELATED WITH REFERENCES TO CH. 14 VIA VIRTUAL LAB 2:
http://www.nvaphysics.com/4A_SP13/LECTURES/042413/TEST3REVIEW.pdf
CH. 9, 10 AND 14 RELATED, WITH SAMPLE "CHEAT SHEET" EXAMPLES FROM
CHAPTERS 8 AND 14:
http://www.nvaphysics.com/4A_SP13/LECTURES/042913/TEST3REVIEW2.pdf
CH. 8, 10 AND 14 RELATED-SEE NOTES ON MOMENT OF INERTIA LAB PART 1.
http://www.nvaphysics.com/4A_SP13/LECTURES/050113/20130501173212163.pdf
05/04/13 CH. 9: CHEAT SHEET SECTION/TOPIC SUMMARIES + INDEX LIST OF PROBLEM "CLASSES."
05/08/13 MOMENT OF INERTIA LAB PART 2; CLICK HERE FOR MOMENTUM LAB "SOLUTIONS" WITH RETURNED EXPERIMENT
05/10/13 MORE REVIEW OF CH. 10 FOR TEST 4 AND FINAL EXAM WED 5/29 ON CH. 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14; MORE DISCUSSION OF MOMENT OF I PART 2 LAB. CLICK HERE FOR MOMENT OF INERTIA PART 1 LAB,
05/11/13 TEST 4 TAKE HOME ON CHS.  10, 11, 13, 14 DUE  MON 5/20.  FINAL EXAM COVERS CHS. 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14 IN A 140 MINUTE  TEST PERIOD 2:00-4:20 PM WED 5/29/13
05/16/13 LECTURE NOTES ON CH. 10, 11,  13 AND 14 USEFUL FOR TEST 4. CORRECTION: THE PROBLEM WORKED OUT AT END OF NOTES AT LEFT IS ACTUALLY #5 AND SIN 37 = 3/5. COS 37 = 4/5. WILL RE-SCAN/POST LATER
05/20/13
CLICK HERE FOR TEST 4 SOLUTIONS; IN 4(e), THE VECTOR POINTS IN QUADRANT 2.  (CLICK HERE  TEST SHEET) AND HERE FOR TEST 3 SOLUTIONS (W/O SHEET)
STAR DATE: 05/27/13 IMPORTANT FINAL EXAM INFO + MISSING LAB INFO/OFFICE HOURS
EXAM DATE: WED,  MAY 29TH
LOCATION: 1803, REGULAR LECTURE ROOM
TIME: 2 PM - 4:20 PM
ALLOWED: 2 SHEETS (4 SIDES) OF NOTES
COVERAGE--CHS  8, 9,10,11,13,14; NOTE THESE SECTIONS INCLUDE PROBLEMS
FROM OTHER CHAPTERS SO  FINAL EXAM COVERAGE IS FAIRLY WIDE. MAKE NOTES
OF RELEVANT FORMULAS FROM OTHER CHAPTERS AS NEEDED.

TIP: GO TO RELEVANT ONLINE "NOTES" PAGES AND  PRINT OUT/ OTHERWISE
NOTE ANY PROBLEMS I DID FROM THOSE SECTIONS, ESPECIALLY THOSE
DESIGNATED DURING END-OF-THE-TERM REVIEW DAYS. ALSO STUDY RELEVANT
MIDTERMS AND REFERENCED SAMPLE EXAMS AT VARIOUS DISCLOSED LINKS, INCLUDING
TAKE HOME AS NEEDED.

IMPORTANTLY,  STAY CONTINUOUSLY TUNED FOR OTHER EMAIL UPDATES AND
ALWAYS BOOKMARK
NOTES PAGE, SCROLLING DOWN TO SEE NEW ADDED TIME DATED ITEM:
 http://www.nvaphysics.com/4A_ SP13/LECTURES/notes4aSP13.htm

MISSING LAB INFO

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THE SCORES (OR RECEIPT OF SUBMISSION)  ARE RECORDED IN A LOCAL EXCEL
FILE AND I CAN SEND YOU A  QUICK RESPONSE ON WHETHER YOU AND/OR YOUR
GROUP ARE MISSING LABS I.E., IF THERE ARE  REPORTS YOU AND/OR  GROUP
DID NOT TURN IN.

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