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PHYS 114B: Winter 2012 Week Date Lecture Topic Reading (Sections) Pre-class questions 1 January 3 Measurement and Units. The Metric System. 1.1 - 1.2, 1.5 January 5 Significant Figures. 1.4 1 January 6 1D Kinematics: Position & Displacement. Speed & Velocity. 2.1 - 2.3 2 2 Jan. 9, Hw-1 due Acceleration 2.4 - 2.5 3 January 10 Applications of 1D Kinematics. Free Fall. 2.6 - 2.7 4 January 12 Scalars and Vectors. Adding and Subtracting Vectors. 1.7, 3.1 - 3.3 5 January 13 Unit Vectors. Position, Velocity, and Acceleration Vectors. 3.4 - 3.5 6 3 January 16 Holiday Jan. 17, Hw-2 due Relative Motion. 2D Kinematics: v = const., a = const . 3.6 and 4.1 7 January 19 Projectile Motion: Zero Launching Angle 4.2 - 4.3 8 January 20 Review 4 Jan. 23, Hw-3 due MIDTERM EXAM 1 (up to and including Sect.3.6) January 24 Projectile Motion: The General Case 4.4 - 4.5 9 January 26 Newton’s First Law 5.1 - 5.2 10 January 27 Newton’s Second Law and Newton’s Third Law. 5.3 - 5.5 11 5 Jan. 30, Hw-4 due The Normal Force. Weight. Tension Forces.

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## This note was uploaded on 01/20/2012 for the course PHYSICS 114b taught by Professor Victorpolinger during the Winter '12 term at University of Washington.

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