Phy122_0831 - Physics 122 August 31, 2010. This course is...

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Physics 122 August 31, 2010. This course is organized differently from the 121 that you took last semester from Professor Hemmick: No recitations Using “clickers” in lecture You should review the relevant chapter in Serway & Vuille 8 th edition (SV8) before lecture. Exams are multiple choice – op-scan sheets. Instructors: Peter Stephens & Peter Koch ALL COURSE ADMINISTRATIVE MATERIAL IS ON BLACKBOARD. Check there often. Some details are not et posted so come back for updates yet posted, so come back for updates.
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Why are we here? undamentally education is all about transformation which can come Fundamentally, education is all about transformation, which can come with new knowledge (learning) and its application in formulating and evaluating our individual systems of belief.* Specifically, Physics teaches that the universe can be understood at a fundamental level from a very small set of fundamental principles, nevertheless, the application of those principles can be awfully complicated, one tests and applies those principles through quantitative reasoning, our intuition, based on usual experience, can be a powerful guide to understanding, but it can also mislead us seriously. You saw that in Physics 121, and it is going to be even more evident in hysics 122 Physics 122. *M. Hadjiargyrou, Letter to NY Times, July 18, 2010.
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Course administration will be done via Blackboard. EAD THE SYLLABUS READ THE SYLLABUS
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Copies of all slides shown in lecture will be posted as ourse Documents n Blackboard shortly after each Course Documents on Blackboard shortly after each lecture is over. B Capture ka Echo 360) is recording every lecture and SB Capture (aka Echo 360) is recording every lecture, and those recordings will be posted as Course Documents on Bb shortly after each lecture is over. (I hope for the st but th r h v b n r li bilit issu s in th p st ) best, but there have been reliability issues in the past.) Including the review sessions before exams.
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Course calendar is linked via lackboard, Blackboard, syllabus
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Physics help: •Blog: http://phy122help.blogspot.com . (Linked via Blackboard) This will be monitored by your instructors who will use it to answer questions about course material, especially homework problems. tudents are welcome to post answers as well but they should be Students are welcome to post answers as well, but they should be educational in nature. (Not, “The answer to question #4 is 38.2 Volts.”) Flames are not welcome. •Email: [email protected] or [email protected] , whoever is lecturing at the time. (Me through Septermber 28.) We will try to answer immediately, promise lmost) within 24 hours Put “Physics 122” in the subject line in your (almost) within 24 hours. Put Physics 122 in the subject line in your email to be sure of catching our attention.
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