Physics 6 Some important terms and concepts for exam 1
Spring 06
Here is a list compiled from all the lectures (through Feb.22). Of course not all of these will be tested, but some familiarity with
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3/29/2008
Physics 6 - Spring 08 - G.R. Goldstein
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Electromagnetic waves
T. Young (1801) showed that light behaves like a wave - it undergoes in
Think about rolling a ball Has speed, say 20 ft/sec Run after it at 15 ft/sec Ball recedes from runner 5 ft/sec Run as fast as ball - it stands still for runner True for any moving objects and
Newton & acceleration Newton's 1st Law: body remains in uniform motion unless acted upon by (net) force Non-uniform means v changes (magnitude or direction) Changing v over time is acceleration (re
1 PHYSICS 6 HOUR EXAM 1 SPRING 2003
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This is a closed book, closed notes exam. You may use calculators. Make sure you show all your work! You will get partial credit for correct intermediate st
1 PHYSICS 6 HOUR EXAM 1 SOLUTIONS SPRING 2003
I. 1d, 2c, 3b, 4e, 5d, 6c,7c, 8e. II. a. accelerates b. distance it falls = (1/2) g t2 = (1/2) (9.8 m/s2) (5 s)2 = 4.9 25 m = 120 m c. Ball takes 5 sec,
Notes on Physics Lectures:
Lecture 2:
1. Fermi or Estimation Problems:
a. List the variables you need to estimate
b. Create a primary equation for desired estimation involving these variables
c. Estim
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PHY006 Final Exam
Notes on Physics Lectures
Lecture 12:
1. Bohrs Model: Only discrete orbits allowed (the quantum condition for angular
momentum quantization): En = (-13.67 eV) / n2
a. For
Physics 6
Fall 2016
Probability A Review of some basic concepts
Gary R. Goldstein
Probability is a subject in mathematics that gets covered in high school, usually without much
context. In quantum phy