Physics 104 - How Things Work - Spring 1999

Course Schedule

The Laws of Motion
1. Jan 28 Thursday Introduction and Falling Balls
2. Feb 2 Tuesday Falling Balls continued 
3. Feb 4 Thursday Ramps/ Seesaws
4. Feb 9 Tuesday Weight Room Physics
5. Feb 11 Thursday Wheels
6. Feb 16 Tuesday Problem Session
Heat
7. Feb 18 Thursday Wood Stoves 
8. Feb 23 Tuesday Clothing & Insulation
9. Feb 25 Thursday Light Bulbs/ Thermometers
10. Mar 2  Tuesday Review
11. Mar 4 Thursday First Hour Exam
Thermodynamics
12. Mar 9  Tuesday Air Conditioners
13. Mar 11 Thursday Air Conditioners /Automobiles
14. Mar 16 Tuesday Automobiles
Electric and Magnetic Forces
15. Mar 18 Thursday Electronic Air Cleaners / Xerox Copiers
Spring Break  March 22 - 28
16. Mar 30 Tuesday Copiers cont./ Maglev Trains
Electrodynamics
17. April 1 Thursday Flashlights
18. April 6 Tuesday Electric Power
19. April 8 Thursday Review
20. April 13 Tuesday Second Hour Exam
21. April 15 Thursday Electric Motors
22. April 20 Tuesday Tape Recorders
Electronics
23. April 22 Thursday Audio Amplifiers
24. April 27 Tuesday Amplifiers/ Computers - Term Paper Due
ElectroMagnetic Waves
25. April 29 Thursday Radio 
27. May 4 Tuesday TV 
28. May 6 Thursday TV 
29. May 11 Tuesday Microwave Ovens
30. May 13 Thursday Review
31. May 18 Tuesday (10:30-12:30) Final Exam