1303/1403 Course Schedule (Spring 2001)


  Date Notes Tests Chapter Topic Videotape
TUE 16-Jan First Class   Chap 1 Physics and Measurement Powers of Ten
THUR 18-Jan   Quiz 1 Chap 2 Motion in One Dimension  
TUE 23-Jan         MU2: Law of Falling Bodies
THUR 25-Jan   Quiz 2 Chap 3 Vectors  
TUE 30-Jan P/F Date       MU5: Vectors
THUR 01-Feb   Quiz 3 Chap 4 Motion in Two Dimensions  
TUE 06-Feb         MU4: Inertia
THUR 08-Feb   Quiz 4 Chap 5 The Laws of Motion  
TUE 13-Feb         MU6: Newton's Laws
THUR 15-Feb   Quiz 5 Chap 6 Circular Motion ... Newton's Law  
TUE 20-Feb   No Class      
THUR 22-Feb   Exam 1      
TUE 27-Feb         MU9: Moving in Circles
THUR 01-Mar   Quiz 6 Chap 7 Work and Energy  
TUE 06-Mar         MU13: Conservation of Energy
THUR 08-Mar   Quiz 7 Chap 8 Potential Energy, Cons..  
TUE 13-Mar   Spring Break      
THUR 15-Mar   Spring Break      
TUE 20-Mar         MU14: Potential Energy
THUR 22-Mar   Quiz 8 Chap 9 Linear Momentum and Collisions  
TUE 27-Mar         MU15: Conservation of Momentum
THUR 29-Mar   Exam 2      
TUE 03-Apr Drop Date   Chap 10 Rotation of Rigid Object MU19: Angular Momentum
THUR 05-Apr          
TUE 10-Apr     Chap 11 Rolling Motion, Ang. Moment. MU20: Torques and Gyroscopes
THUR 12-Apr   Quiz 9      
TUE 17-Apr     Chap 12 Static Equilibrium MU16: Harmonic Motion
THUR 19-Apr   Quiz 10      
TUE 24-Apr     Chap 14 The Law of Gravity MU8: The Apple and the Moon
THUR 26-Apr          
TUE 01-May Last Class FINAL   To be decided  


Last Updated on 12/6/00
By Yongsheng Gao
Email: gao@mail.physics.smu.edu