PART THREE MULTIPLE-CHOICE PRACTICE EXAM
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Temperature is generally proportional to a substance's
(a) thermal energy.
(b) vibrational kinetic energy.
(c) average translational kinetic energ
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2016Feb14A
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Substances
Reading
Chapters 11, 12, 13 and 14 in our textbook.
How Atoms Were Discovered
Natural philosophers had many arguments for and against the existence of at
Ron Ferril SBCC 2016 Spring HW #09
2016Apr20A
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Homework Assignment #9
These questions and exercises are similar to problems and questions that can appear on exams.
1. Which of the following do photons not have?
a) Linear momentum
b) Energy
c) F
Ron Ferril SBCC Solutions 2016 Spring HW #01
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Solutions to Homework Assignment #1
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1. What branch of che
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Solutions to Homework Assignment #5
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1. Consider the atoms or molecules of which a body is composed. If the average translational
kinetic energy of t
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2016Feb15A
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Homework Assignment #4
1. 1.204 x 1024 atoms is approximately how many moles of atoms?
a) 0.5 mole
b) 1 mole
c) 2 moles
d) 3 moles
2. Approximately how many moles of carbon 12 are in 36 grams of ca
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Homework Assignment #5
1. Consider the atoms or molecules of which a body is composed. If the average translational
kinetic energy of the atoms or molecules doubles, what happens to the absolute te
Ron Ferril SBCC Solutions 2016 Spring HW #04
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1. 1.204 x 1024 atoms is approximately how many moles of atoms?
a) 0.5 mole
b) 1 mole
c) 2 moles
d) 3 moles
One mol
SBCC 2016Spring P 101 Solutions to Exam 04
2016Apr18A
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Solutions to Exam #4
1. Suppose cyan (C) and magenta (M) paints are mixed. Which of the following colors is most
likely to result?
a) Red (R)
b) Green (G)
c) Blue (B)
d) Yellow (Y)
C=GB and
Ron Ferril SBCC Solutions 2016Spring HW #02
2016Jan31A
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Solutions to Homework Assignment #2
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1. Suppose a man stand
Ron Ferril SBCC Physics 101 Lecture Summary #05
2016Feb14A
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Lecture Summary #5
Temperature, Heat, Phase Change and Thermodynamics
Reading
Chapters 15, 16, 17 and 18 in our textbook.
Absolute Temperature
The subjects of temperature and heat are
Ron Ferril SBCC 2016Spring HW #02
2016Jan31A
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Homework Assignment #2
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1. Suppose a man standing in a boat at the edge of a dock is facing the dock and
Ron Ferril SBCC Physics 101 Lecture Summary #09
2015Oct25A
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Light and Colors
Reading
Chapters 27 and 28 in our textbook.
Color
One of the biophysical effects of the human eye and brain is the perception of color. The human ey
Ron Ferril SBCC Solutions to 2016 Spring HW #08
2016Mar21A
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Solutions to Homework Assignment #8
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1. Suppose the Moon blocks enough of the Sun in an ecl
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2015Oct17A
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Lecture Summary #8
Electromagnetic Theory and Electromagnetic Radiation
Reading
Chapters 25 and 26 in our textbook.
About Right-Hand Rules
In this course, we have learned several righ
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2016Apr20A
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Solutions to Homework Assignment #9
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1. Which of the following do photons not have?
a) Line
Ron Ferril SBCC 2016Spring HW #03
2016Jan31A
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Homework Assignment #3
These questions and exercises are similar to problems and questions that can appear on exams.
1. Suppose a thin shaft along a line is to be turned using a torque about this sh
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2015Nov16A
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Lecture Summary #12
Nuclear Physics, Subatomic Particles and Radiation
Reading
Chapters 33 and 34 in our textbook.
Radiation
Radiation consists of subatomic particles traveling with en
Ron Ferril SBCC 2016 Spring HW #01
2016Dec04A
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Homework Assignment #1
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1. What branch of chemistry directly involves physics?
a) Analytical chemistry
b
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2016Jan22A
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Lecture Summary #2
Motion, Momentum and Energy
Reading
Chapters 5, 6 and 7 in our textbook.
Newton's Third Law of Motion
Newton's Third Law of Motion states that for each force (or fo
Ron Ferril SBCC 2016 Spring HW #10
2016Apr24A
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Homework Assignment #10
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1. Which of the following relativity theories have speeds and velocities depend
Ron Ferril SBCC 2016 Spring HW #07
2016Mar14A
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Homework Assignment #7
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1. Suppose a resistor has resistance R = 1000 ohms and the potential difference
Ron Ferril SBCC Physics 101 Lecture Summary #11
2016Apr20A
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Quantum Mechanics
Reading
Chapters 30, 31 and 32 in our textbook.
Introduction to Quantum Mechanics
In previous Lecture Summaries, nine fundamental physical laws w
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2015Aug19A
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Lecture Summary #1
Introduction to Conceptual Physics
Reading
Chapters 2, 3 and 4 in our textbook.
Introduction to Physics as a Science
There is so much confusion regarding what scien
SBCC 2016Spring P 101 Solutions to Exam 03
2016May04A
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Solutions to Exam #3
Answers are shown by bold type.
1. If the period of an oscillation is 0.2 second, then what is the frequency of the oscillation? (1 Hz
= 1/s.)
a) 0.2 Hz
b) 1 Hz
c) 2 Hz
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2016Mar04A
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Lecture Summary #6
Waves
Reading
Chapters 19 and 20 in our textbook.
Periodic Functions and Waves
Consider a function f of one variable x. That is, we consider a rule by which a numbe
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The neutrons in an atom are normally found
(:1) inside the nucleus. (c) Either of these.
(b) outside the nucleus. (d) Neither of these.
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PART FIVE MULTIPLE-CHOICE PRACTICE EXAM
Choose the BESTanswer to tbeﬁllowing:
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7.
10.
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The electrical force of attraction between an electron and a pro-
ton is greater on the
(a) proton. (c) Neither; both are the same.
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PART ONE MULTIPLE-CHOICE PRACTICE EXAM
Choose the BESTamwer to tbefbllowing: 15. The impulse-momentum relationship is a direct result of
Newton's
l. The language of science is (a) ﬁrst law. (b) second law. (c) third law. (d) law of gra
Ron Ferril SBCC Solutions 2016Spring HW #03
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Solutions to Homework Assignment #3
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1. Suppose a thin shaf
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2016Jan22A
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Lecture Summary #3
Rotation, Gravity, Projectiles and Spacecraft
Reading
Chapters 8, 9 and 10 in our textbook.
Angular Quantities
Previous chapters involved the linear quantities mass
Ron Ferril SBCC P 101 2016 Spring HW #06
2016Mar07A
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Homework Assignment #6
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1. Suppose a pendulum takes as long to swing in one direction as it takes
Ron Ferril SBCC Solutions to 2016 Spring HW #07
2016Mar14A
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Solutions to Homework Assignment #7
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1. Suppose a resistor has resistance R = 1000 ohms and
Ron Ferril SBCC Physics 101 Lecture Summary #10
2016Apr05A
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Reflection, Refraction, Diffraction and Interference
Reading
Chapters 28 and 29 in our textbook.
Overview
When waves are incident at a boundary between media (such