College Prep Physics

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WK31 AMUSEMENT PARK PHYSICS
We're in Omnigraffle This Week

 pic Carnival Games Instructions

 pic Amusement Park Instructions
 pdf Amusement Park Questions & Problems

 link Link to google folder for Great Adventure Games
 link Link to google folder for Great Adventure Rides
4/23
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WK30 p2 MOMENTUM ASSESSMENT & INTERSTELLAR

 pdf Momentum Assessment Practice
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WK30 COLLISIONS: MOMENTUM

 link 2 Car Collision Simulator

 pdf wkt: 1 Simulation
 pdf wkts: 2 Total Momentum After & 3 Total Momentum Before
 pdf wkts: 4 Missing Info & 5 Inelastic Collisions
 pdf wkt: 6 Elastic & 2D Collisions

 link p1 Egg Survivors
 link p7/8 Egg Survivors
4/9
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WK29: COLLISIONS - IMPULSE (part 2)

 pdf Egg Crash Car sheet

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MP4 BEGINS

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WK29: COLLISIONS - IMPULSE

 pdf Notes and helps for the week

 pdf wkts: Impulse=(Force)(time) & Safe Vehicle Design

 pdf Egg Crash Car sheet

 video Ford Freestar Crash Test
 video Toyota Sienna Crash Test
 video Older Cars

 link IIHS vehicle ratings
3/19
3/20
[SNOW ED]
3/21
[SNOW DAY]
3/22
[2 HR DELAY]
3/23
[IN-SERVICE DAY]


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WK28 ROLLER COASTER DESIGN


 pdf Coaster Calculations Worksheet
 pdf sample calculation with explanations.
3/12
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WK27 CONSERVATION OF MECHANICAL ENERGY

 pdf Mechanical Energy Types

 pdf wkts: D1 Activities (pick 5)
 pdf D1 Sample with answers

 pdf wkts: D2 Total Mech E & Conservation of Mech E
 pdf D2 Samples with answers

 pdf wkts: D3 Grav PE & Kinetic E
 pdf D3 Samples with answers

 pdf wkt: D4 Conservation of Mech E 2
 pdf D4 Sample with answers

 link NASA's NEO Program
3/5
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3/7
[SNOW DAY]
3/8
[2 HR DELAY]
3/9


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WK26 CENTER OF MASS & ROTATION
There is an omnigraffle in your physics folder in your google folder!

 zip CM & Rotation Graffle download (in case you don't see it in your google folder.)

Videos
 video Helicopter Mishap
 video Chubby Checker & The Twist
 video Guy Norris
 video Diving
 video The PIT Maneuver

 video Period 1 Gunkulator Slideshow (90 MB)
 video Period 1 Gunkulator Timelapse (30 MB)
 video Period 7/8 Gunkulator Slideshow (86 MB)
 video Period 7/8 Gunkulator Timelapse (32 MB)
2/26


  D1 notes
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  D2 notes
2/28


  D3 notes
3/1


  D4 notes
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WK25 NATIONAL ENGINEER'S WEEK CHALLENGES

All class-participation Activities this week.
2/19
[PRESIDENT'S DAY]
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WK24 SPINNY RIDE PROJECT


 pdf wkts: g-Calculation Sample and Spinny Ride
2/12
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[INSERVICE]
2/16
[INSERVICE]


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WK23 CIRCULAR MOTION
QUESTIONS
 image Angular Velocity vs Regular Velocity
 pdf Help and notes

 image Centrip Accel Situations (not done)

 image Centrifugal "Force" - not really a force (not done)

WORKSHEETS
 pdf 1 Regular Velocity & Wow
 pdf Practice with answers

 pdf 2 Calculating Centrip Accel & 3 Park g's (not done)
 pdf Practice with answers
2/5
[2 HR DELAY]
2/6
2/7
[SNOW DAY]
2/8
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WK22 PROJECTILE MOTION
 pdf Worksheets 1 & 2
 pdf Practice with answers

 pdf Worksheets 3 & 4
 pdf Practice with answers

 link Component Simulator

 pdf Worksheets 5 & 6
 pdf Practice with answers

 link Projectile Motion Simulator
 pdf Worksheet 7

 link Human Cannonball Game (for fun)
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WK21 2D MOTION



 pdf Wkt 1 & 2
 image Questions
 pdf Wkt 3 & 4
 pdf Wow

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WK20 UPWARD THROWS

 movie Up & Down video

 pdf Wkts: Time to Fall and WOW

 pdf Wkts: Up & Down and Max Ht
1/15
I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.
- MLK
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MP3 BEGINS

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WK19 ZERO-G RESEARCH: THE DROP TOWER


 pdf How to record in QuickTime

1/8
[SNOW ED]
1/9
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WK18 FREE FALL
We're on paper this week!

 pdf Day 1 worksheet
 pdf Day 2 worksheet
 pdf Day 3 worksheet
 pdf Day 4 & WOW worksheet

 movie
Col. Joe on ABC
 movie Col. Joe on Youtube
1/1
[HOLIDAY]
1/2
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1/4
[SNOW DAY]
1/5
[SNOW DAY]


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WK17 MOTION GRAPHS


 pdf Basic Tasks
 pdf Intermediate Tasks
 pdf Tricky Tasks
 pdf wksht: Story Time

 link Quia Quiz
12/19
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WK16 MOTION EQUATIONS

 pdf wksht: Average Speed Activity
 pdf wksht: Identifying Motion Variables
 pdf wksht: Solving Motion Problems

 link Survey: Where to next with our Fridays?
12/11
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WK15 MOTION INTRO

 pdf wkt: Dot Patterns Again
 pdf wkt: Tracking Position & Velocity
 pdf wkt: Usain Bolt and Asafa Powell
 pdf wkt: Fill in the Rest of the Motion
 pdf Activity: Find the car's average velocity

12/4
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WK14 GRAVITY MOVIE

11/27
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WK13 FORCES ASSESSMENT

 pdf Worksheet: Forces Practice
11/20
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[HOLIDAY]
11/24
[HOLIDAY]


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WK12 THE 3rd LAW OF MOTION

 pic Pushing Forward
  Videos: Tires spitting gravel, Tire spitting dirt
 pic Force Pairs

 pic Equal Forces
 pic 3rd Law in Orbit
  Video: 3rd Law on the ISS

 pic Recoil
 pic Internal Forces
  Videos: Ultimate X 1, Ultimate X 2, Ultimate X 3

 pic Space Walks
  Video: Space Walk
 pic Will It Work?
 pic Two WOW Questions
11/13


  Notes
11/14


  Notes
11/15


  Notes
11/16
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WK11 THE 2ND LAW OF MOTION
 pdf Speed Up Rate worksheet
 pdf Situations worksheet

 pdf Tricky Ones worksheet
 pdf Net Force worksheet
11/6
11/7
[INSERVICE DAY]
11/8
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  2nd Law Notes
11/10


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WK10 MASS VS WEIGHT

 pic Why do things hurt?
 pic Mass vs Weight List

 pic Mass vs Weight Situations
 link NASA: The Danger of Orbital Debris
 pdf wkt: Is it a Mass or Weight Issue?

 pdf wkt: Inertia is Mass Matching
 pdf wkt: Speed Gain - Who Wins?
 pdf wkt: Force vs Mass
 link Quia Quiz for the Week

 pdf John Gaughan

 zip cntrl-click and choose download (Special Halloween Wow Video)
10/30
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  Mass vs Weight Notes
11/1
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MP2 BEGINS

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WK9 LIFE IN ZERO-G

 pic Being on the Moon vs Orbiting Earth
 pic video 1: Life in ISS
 pic video 2: The Moon Salute
 pic video 3: The Moon Stroll
 pic video 4: The Moon Fall

 pic Moon vs ISS - what would work?

 pic Why Are Orbiting Astronauts Weightless? (wrong reasons)

 pic Free-Fall and Weightlessness

 pic How Do We Put Something in Orbit?
 link Newton's Cannon Sim

 link Concept Quiz in Quia

 pdf Rocket Results!
 link Patent #5354238
10/23
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WK8 WATER BOTTLE ROCKET CHALLENGE

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WK7 DRAG

 pic Heavier Objects Fall Faster?
 pic Drag Basics

 pdf Skydiver Wksht
 pic Terminal Velocity
10/9
[INSERVICE]
10/10
10/11
[HOLIDAY]
10/12
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WK6 TUG-OF-WAR & FRICTION

 pic Youtube Tug-of-War questions
 movie #1 Strength video
 movie #2 Slip'n'Slide video
 movie #3 Gym Floor video
 movie #4 What are they doing video

 pic UM Tug-of-War & British Nationals questions
 movie #5 Juniors vs Sophomores 2016
 movie #6 Seniors vs Juniors 2016
 movie #7 British Nationals

 pic Friction Challenges
 pdf wkt: Friction Investigation 1 & 2

 pdf wkt: Calculating Coefficient of Friction

 pdf wkt: Using Coefficient of Friction
 pic Too Heavy to Move Questions
 movie Boy & Boat 1
 movie Boy & Boat 2
 movie Strong Man Truck Pull

 pic (WOW) Create your own Tug-of-War
10/2
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  notes: What affects friction?
10/4


  notes: Coefficient of Friction
10/5

  notes: Calculating Friction
10/6


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WK5 WEIGHT & SURFACE NORMAL FORCE

 pdf Weight Activity & Fnet Practice
 pdf Surface Normal Activity & Fnet Practice
 pdf Jumping Activity
 pdf Elevator Practice

 movie Up in the elevator
 movie Down in the elevator

 link Check Your Understanding on Quia
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WK4 NET FORCE

 pdf Force Measurement Instructions
 pdf Force Diagrams
 pdf Net Force & Motion

 link Pilot the Rocket Easy
 link Pilot the Rocket
 pdf printable Space Pilot Sim

 link Check your understanding on Quia
9/18
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  Net Force Notes
9/20


  1st Law Again
  Force and Motion
9/21
[HOLIDAY]
9/22


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WK3 1ST LAW OF MOTION

Slippery Road Videos
 movie Snow
 movie Rain

Seatbelts, etc.
 movie Seatbelts or Not?
 movie Time Warp: Rearending
 movie IIHS: seat test

 image Dots and Forces Situations

Objects Released While Moving
 movie Paratroopers
 movie Robbers ditch money
 movie Mythbusters Eject Seat

 link Check Your Understanding on Quia

LAB:
 image Instructions
 link Timeline of UM & Bridgeport Schools
 zip Bridgeport Aerials
9/11
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main idea
9/14
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WK2 DOT PATTERNS

 image Complex Patterns 1
 image Complex Patterns 2

 image Dot Pattern Mystery 1
 image Dot Pattern Mystery 2
 image Dot Pattern Mystery 3

 link Check Your Understanding Quiz in Quia

  Putting Dots on Videos with Logger Pro


 image Download Omnigraffle Stencils
9/4
HOLIDAY
9/5


  main ideas
9/6
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WK1 CLAIMS, EVIDENCE & REASONING
 external link Inattentional Blindness video
 image UMAHS aerial view 1

 image UMAHS aerial view 2
 pdf Claims, Evidence & Reasoning
 image Maine beach at low tide

 movie Tracks on tracks
 movie Running vs walking on the beach

 pdf KOP 1942-2010
 link King of Prussia Historical Society - aerial photos from all over the district (and more stuff)

 pdf HOW GRADES WORK
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9/1
[HOLIDAY]


MP1 BEGINS