Some Prior Physics 411 Midterm Problems
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Practice: Make up a 2x2 matrix and practice diagonalizing it: Find the eigenvalues and eigenvectors
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Physics 411 HW#4
Due at the start of class Wednesday, Oct 7th
Reading: Class notes, Chapter 2 sections 2.2, 2.4 in Griths
Oce Hours: Mondays, 5:00-6:30 PM in DRL 4E19
Problem 1 Consider a particle of mass m in an innite potential well as dened in class, w
Physics 411 HW#1
Due at the start of class Wednesday, Sept 23rd
Reading: Class notes, Appendix A.5-A.6 and Chapter 1 sections 1.1-1.5 in Griths
Oce Hours: Mondays, 5:00-6:30 PM in DRL 4E19
Problem 1 For a wavefunction that is bounded to the interval [a, b
Physics 411 HW#3
Due at the start of class Wednesday, Sept 30th
Reading: Class notes, Chapter 2 section 2.1 and Chapter 3 sections 3.1-3.4 in Griths
Oce Hours: Mondays, 5:00-6:30 PM in DRL 4E19
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