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 Link to Final Exam Study Guide

Career/Job Exploration: Ladies and gents, as you enjoy your summer months take a little time to do some career exploration: http://www.bls.gov/ooh/

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*Physics MCAS Prep. Packet - Answer Key*

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Electromagnetic Waves Research Paper (Guidelines, Grading Rubric, Supporting Materials)

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ASSIGNMENT - Tuesday, April 30, 2013: Understanding Echolocation 

Sophisticated Sonar - Wild Owl Hunting



Echolocation - Using Sound to "See"



The Boy Who "Sees" Without Eyes





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 October Sky Assignment            Week of 04.08.2013

Write 2-3 paragraphs comparing and contrasting your water rocket building experience to that of the Coalwood boys.

  • What things did you have in common? What was different?
  • Talk about and EXPLAIN what made your rocket go up. How was this similar/different to what Homer and company used?
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In-Class Assignment for Monday, April 8, 2013:

PERIOD 1:Read p. 497-498 on Transverse waves, Longitudinal waves and the Physics on The Job and:

a) Take 5 bullets of Cornell Notes (Right Page)

b) Compare and contrast transverse and longitudinal waves (Left Page)

     -What similarities do they have?

     -How are they different?

PERIOD 3: -Complete Practice Quiz on Mechanical Waves

                           -Complete all assignments for Notebook Check #3 Quarter 3

PERIOD 4: -Complete Practice Quiz on Work,Energy and Power

                               -Complete all assignments for Notebook Check #3 Quarter 3

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In-class Assignment for Wednesday, April 3, 2013:

Period 3 and 6(Standard Physics) Assignment to be completed on a fresh set of notebook pages:

Read p. 497-498 on Transverse waves, Longitudinal waves and the Physics on The Job and:

a) Take 5 bullets of Cornell Notes (Right Page)

b) Compare and contrast transverse and longitudinal waves (Left Page)

     -What similarities do they have?

     -How are they different?

 

Period 4(Honors Physics) Assignment to be completed on a fresh set of notebook pages):

Read p.184-186 on the Work-Energy Theorem and:

a) Take 3 bullets of Cornell Notes (Right Page)

b) Problem #1 on p.186; (Left Page)

c) Finish yesterday’s assignment if you haven’t already done so (see details below)

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Click HERE for 04.02.2013 Honors Physics Homework Handout.  
 Handout Name: W29(H) - Word Problems.Law  of Cons. of E 04.02.2013

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Using the Law of conservation of Energy to make predictions.

Bowling Ball Pendulum


Click HERE for the open response assignment.

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Friday, March 15, 2013 Assignments for Period 1,3,4:
Period 1 - Introduction to Physics:
Click on the MCAS Practice Assignment to get your missed work. 


Period 3 - Standard Physics:
Click HERE for extra credit assignment. Reminder: there will be a notebook check on Tuesday. The assignment sheet for the notebook check can be found and Assignment Lists.


Period 4 - Honors Physics:

Introduction to Work and Energy     

  • Read p.168-178 àTake 5 Bullets of Cornell Notes
  • CW/HW: #1 p.170; #1 p.173; #4 p.177

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Period 3 and 6 Letter to Veri Assignment Due 03.05.2013:
Click HERE for a copy of the letter assignment to our dear friend, Veri. 

Please (re)view the video below on Mr.Egg vs. Bed Sheet vs. Wall Experiment done in class. It is recommended you view it at least once before writing your assignment.

 

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Quarter 3 - Major Assignment:

Science Project Presentation:Click HERE for the rubric
Science Fair Project Guidelines and Deadlines.
Click below for details.
-Standard Physics - Period 6,7