TODAYS EVENTS
First CAPA
Position & Displacement
Velocity & Speed
Problem set
Acceleration
Due: May 22,
Motion in one Dimension
midnight
Free Fall
Physiological Detection of Acceleration
REFERENCES:
A2L Computer Modules: Vectors, Graphing &
Kinematics
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Motion
Locomotion
Nothing is ever perfectly still!
Kinematics
Concepts: Position & Displacement
Velocity & Speed
Acceleration
Motion in one Dimension
Free Fall
Physiological Detection of Acceleration
Is this statement true?
Everything moves?
How about
Introduction
Physical Modeling
Concepts:
Why study Physics
Measurement
Significant Figures
Order of Magnitude
Estimation
1
Introduction
Why study Physics?
Whether you study biology,
architecture, music, medicine,
chemistry or art, there are principles
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Angles
Pre-class work
1. Convert the following angles from degrees to radians / radians to degrees.
2 rads =
1.5 rads =
1.5 rads =
180 deg =
30 deg =
540 deg =
deg
deg
deg
rad
rad
rad
2. Evaluate:
sin ( 40 o ) =
sin ( / 6) =
sin (1.8 rad ) =
sin (1.8 o )