Chapter02 - Big Bang, Black Holes, No Math ASTR/PHYS 109...

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Introduction Topic 2: Going Big Big Bang, Black Holes, No Math 1 Big Bang, Black Holes, No Math ASTR/PHYS 109 Dr. David Toback Lectures 2, 3 & 4
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Introduction Topic 2: Going Big Big Bang, Black Holes, No Math 2 In-Class 5 Minute Quiz Take out a sheet of paper and label it Your name, Email address and UIN Answer the following questions: 1. What do you most want to learn about in this class? 2. Are you taking ASTR/PHYS 119? Why or why not? 3. How many pages are there in the “in-class quiz grading guide”? 4. Are you using 109 for your Tier-2 Science distribution credit? There are no right answers for the first two questions, so please be BRUTALLY honest
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Introduction Topic 2: Going Big Big Bang, Black Holes, No Math 3 Prep for Today (Is now due) – L2 Reading: Required: BBBHNM: Chapter 1-3 Recommended Reading: BHOT: Chap. 1-3 SHU: Chap. 1-2 TOE: Chap. 1 eLearning Instructions In-Class writing Instructions
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Introduction Topic 2: Going Big Big Bang, Black Holes, No Math 4 Prep for Today (Is now due) – L3 Reading: Required: BBBHNM: Chapter 1-3 Recommended Reading: BHOT: Chap. 1-3 SHU: Chap. 1-2 TOE: Chap. 1 eLearning Quizzes: Warm-up and AMS Reading questions: Two questions from Chapter 2 in eLearning
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Introduction Topic 2: Going Big Big Bang, Black Holes, No Math 5 Prep for Today (Is now due) – L4 Reading: Required: BBBHNM: Chapter 1-4 Recommended Reading: BHOT: Chap. 1-3 SHU: Chap. 1-2 TOE: Chap. 1 eLearning Quizzes: Warm-up and AMS Reading questions: Two questions from Chapter 3 in eLearning
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Introduction Topic 2: Going Big Big Bang, Black Holes, No Math 6 Before we begin… Some organizational stuff Starting the course: The Very Big
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Introduction Topic 2: Going Big Big Bang, Black Holes, No Math Regular and Honors Sections Regular sections ASTR 109-501 PHYS 109-501 Honors sections ASTR 109-200 PHYS 109-200 Please make sure you are in the right section Students in the honors section will have an extra research paper – See Course WebPage
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Introduction Topic 2: Going Big Big Bang, Black Holes, No Math Lab – ASTR/PHYS 119 You are not required to take the Lab for this course Useful if you want to use this course as a Tier 2 science course, or just want to learn more/get more in-depth Two different sections, pick one Monday 11:30AM-1:30PM Tuesday 5:30PM-7:30PM Does not meet first week You need to read the lab Manual and do the prep work BEFORE lab 8
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Topic 2: Going Big Big Bang, Black Holes, No Math 9 eLearning Quizzes There are a number of quizzes that you will need to take on eLearning. Each is based on the questions at the end of the chapters Bad news: To pass the course you need to get a perfect score on all of them Good news: You can take as many attempts as you want until you get a perfect score I REALLY want you to learn and get good grades!
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This note was uploaded on 01/06/2012 for the course PHYS 109 taught by Professor Davidtoback during the Fall '11 term at Texas A&M.

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Chapter02 - Big Bang, Black Holes, No Math ASTR/PHYS 109...

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