How torque depends on the direction of the force
. How can the torque applied to the wrench in the figure be expressed in terms of r , |F |, and the angle between these two
. The force vector and its F component form the hypotenuse
Science Laboratory Safety Contract for Physics Students
Universal Science Laboratory Agreement for
Georgia Perimeter College
Science Lab course number
Semester and year
Students will not be permitte
PHYS 2211 Gravity, Friction, and Equilibrium
1. Which sections of your textbook discuss gravity? Read through these sections of your text after watching the
FlipIt pre-lecture videos.
2. Which sections of your textbook discuss fricti
PHYS 2211 Projectile Motion Pre-Lecture Worksheet
1. Which sections of your textbook discuss projectile motion?
2. What would you identify as two fundamental ideas of projectile motion?
3. Read through these sections of your text after watching the FlipIt
PHYS 2211 Newtons Laws and Forces
1. Which sections of your textbook discuss Newtons Laws of Motion? Read through these sections of your text
after watching the FlipIt pre-lecture videos.
2. What are the three variables in Newtons Se
How To Calculate Final Course Grade
Final Course Grade Based on Weighted Percentages
Homework .10% of final grade
Tests.60% of final grade
Comprehensive Exam .30% of final grade
Pursuant to GPC policy, I cannot provide grade information by email or by
HOW MANY SIGNIFICANT FIGURES?
HOW MANY SIGNIFICANT
PHYS 2211 2-D Kinematics Pre-Lecture Worksheet
1. Which sections of your textbook discuss motion in two dimensions (this may also be labelled as kinematics in
two dimensions)? Dont worry for now about specific applications of two-dimensional motion such a
PHYS 2211 Circular Motion and Rotational Kinematics
1. Which sections of your textbook discuss uniform circular motion? Read through these sections of your text after
watching the FlipIt pre-lecture videos.
2. How can an object movin
Do these forces exert the same torque?
The lever arm is the perpendicular
distance from the axis of rotation
to the line of action of the force.
line of action
The lever arm is the perpen
PHYS 2211 Angular Momentum Pre-Class Problems
1. An ice skater has a total mass 61 kg.
a. The ice skater initially has her arms extended. Assuming that each of her arms can be treated as rods 0.80 m
long and with 5.2% of the total mass, and that the rest
Continuing with our pre-lecture spaceship:
How far does the spaceship travel during
the 842 s its rockets are firing?
Recall that 0 = 5480 m/s, 0 = 0 m/s,
= 1.20 m/s2, and = 8.40 m/s2.
First, set up a nice table of knowns and
PHYS 2211 1-D Kinematics Pre-Lecture Worksheet
1. You should have your textbook by now. If not, it should at least be ordered and arriving soon!
a. What textbook, including edition and author, did you purchase?
b. Do you have the book? If so, great! If no
PHYS 2211 1-D Kinematics In-Class Worksheet
A typical jetliner lands at a speed of _ m/s. The plane travels at a constant speed for _ s before applying the
brakes. While the brakes are applied, the plane decelerates at _ m/s2.
How long does it take to fal
PHYS 2211 Tools of the Trade Pre-Lecture Worksheet
1. What do you think is the most interesting idea in Section 1.1 of Doing Physics?
2. What are some important suggestions in Section 1.4 of Doing Physics that you should remember and use?
3. Why are signi
MW 8:30 9:45 AM
DR. BROOKE SKELTON
While Im checking names, work together
to figure out the puzzles below. Write
your groups answers on your white board.
PHYS 2211 Information Sheet for _
1. What is your major?
2. What is your current career plan? What got you interested in this career?
3. How many hours a week do you work?
4. What other classes are you taking?
5. Do you have other obligations (family, etc
Principles of Physics I
PHYS 2211-027 (CRN 91271)
Georgia State University, Perimeter College, Dunwoody Campus
FALL SEMESTER 2016 COURSE SYLLABUS
The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.
The only source of knowledge is experience.
Memorandum of Understanding
Semester _Fall 2016_
Course _ PHYS 2211-027_(CRN 91271)_
(please print) Last
GSU Student ID # _
Primary Phone _ (circle one: cell / home / work)
Secondary Phone _ (circle one: cell / home
Principles of Physics II Georgia Perimeter College
Principles of Physics II
06 Nov 2012
Instructions : Provide solutions to the following problems starting each on a new sheet of paper. You may
use your own fo
Principles of Physics I Georgia Perimeter College
Principles of Physics I
04 Dec 2012
Instructions : Provide solutions to the following problems starting each on a new sheet. of paper. You may
use your own formula sheet and calculator. In order to
Exam 1 Remediations
1. Physical dimensions and units
In the following set of expressions, x is a position, v is a velocity, is an acceleration,
and t represents time. What are the physical dimensions for each of the constants and
? Also, for each what are