Terry R Richardson
Senior Instructor, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy

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 PHYS 102 Schedule Spring 2018


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Week Day Date This Week Videos before class/Other Resources


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Mon

8-Jan
Weekly topic: Electric forces & fields, (SV Ch 15) (electric charge, net coulomb force)
CCP#25 Electric Charge   
SY Coulomb's Law 
PD Electric Charge & E Fields 

Wed
10-Jan
(net electric field, electric potential)

CCP#26 Electric Fields   KA Electric Fields  




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Mon
15-Jan Martin Luther King Day, an annual day of community service to others




Wed
17-Jan
Weekly topic: Electric Energy & Capacitance, (SV Ch 16) (electric potential, energy, capacitance)
KA E Potential     KA Insulators Conductors   
KA What are Capacitors  
CCP#27 Voltage, Energy & Cap



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Mon 22-Jan
wrap up Ch 16 KA Dielectrics in Caps     
KA Energy of Caps  



Wed
24-Jan Weekly topic: Current & Resistance, (SV Ch 17) (current, resistance) in class activity answers 15-24  
PD E Potential, Current, Resistance  



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Mon 29-Jan Weekly topic: Current & Resistance, (SV Ch 17)  and DC circuits (SV Ch 18)

CCP#28 Electric Current 
CCP#29 DC Resistors & Batteries 



Wed
31-Jan
Test #1 Chs 15 & 16



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Mon 5-Feb Weekly topic: Direct Current Circuits (SV Ch 18)
KA Series Resistors  
KA Parallel Resistors  
CCP#30 Circuit Analysis  
CCP#31 Capacitors   (start video at 6 min)  



Wed
7-Feb Begin Magnetism, (SV Ch 19) CCP#32 Magnetism  



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Mon 12-Feb More Magnetism
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Wed
14-Feb Weekly topic: Induction (SV Ch 20)  CCP#34 Induction  



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Mon 19-Feb More Induction




Wed
21-Feb Test #2 Chs. 17, 18




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Mon 26-Feb Weekly topic: AC Current &
Electromagnetic Waves (SV Ch 21) 




Wed
28-Feb Weekly topic: Reflection And Refraction (SV Ch 22) 



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Mon


5-Mar
Weekly topic: Mirrors And Lenses (SV Ch 23) (xxx)



Mon 7-Mar




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Mon 12-Mar Weekly topic: Wave Optics (SV Ch 24) (xxx)



Wed
14-Mar




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Mon 26-Mar
Weekly topic: Optical Instruments (SV Ch 25) (xxx)



Wed
28-Mar




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Mon 2-Apr Weekly topic: Quantum Physics (SV Ch 27) (xxx)




Wed
4-Apr




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Mon 9-Apr Weekly topic: Atomic Physics (SV Ch 28) (xxx)



Wed
11-Apr




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Mon 16-Apr Weekly topic: Nuclear Physics (SV Ch 29) (xxx)



Wed
18-Apr




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Mon 23-Apr



Tue
24-Apr
Reading Day
No professor is allowed to give an exam on this day. It is time guaranteed for your exam preparation. Some cheaters among us will schedule an exam anyway for their own convenience. 

Mon
30-Apr
Final Exam     4–7 PM in our classroom HWWE 112







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