class code: | SPS21 | teacher: | Mr. Elert |

classroom: | A220 | office: | A214 |

test day: | Thursday | phone: | (718) 724–8500 ext. 2141 |

email: | elert@midwoodscience.org |

- Policies
- Laboratory Activities
- Graphical Analysis of Data
- Hand drawn graphs
- Computer drawn graphs

- Regents Exams

## Unit 0 |
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Foundations | ||
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hw | 0 | Class policies |

hw | 1 | Units, order of magnitude |

hw | 2 | Line of best fit |

hw | 3 | Curve fitting |

quiz | 1 | unit prefixes |

## Unit 1 |
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Kinematics in 1D | ||
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hw | 4 | Speed and velocity |

hw | 5 | Acceleration |

hw | 6 | Equations of motion |

hw | 7 | Falling bodies |

hw | 8 | Graphs of motion |

quiz | 2 | Equations of motion (practice, key) |

quiz | 3 | Falling bodies (practice, key) |

quiz | 4 | Graphs of motion (practice, key) |

project | 1 | Toy cars (guidelines, template) |

test | 1 | Kinematics in 1D (practice, key) |

## Unit 2 |
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Dynamics in 1D | ||
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hw | 9 | Forces |

hw | 10 | Force and mass |

hw | 11 | Action-reaction |

hw | 12 | Weight |

hw | 13 | Dynamics and statics |

hw | 14 | Friction |

quiz | 5 | Newton's laws, qualitative (questions, no answers online) |

quiz | 6 | Newton's laws, quantitative (practice, key) |

quiz | 7 | Friction (practice, key) |

project | 2 | Newton's second law (guidelines, template) |

test | 2 | Dynamics in 1D (practice, key) |

## Unit 3 |
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Mechanics in 2D | ||
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hw | 15 | Trigonometry review |

hw | 16 | Vector addition |

hw | 17 | Kinematics in 2D |

hw | 18 | Vector components |

hw | 19 | Equilibrium in 2D |

quiz | 8 | Trigonometry review (practice, key) |

quiz | 9 | Kinematics in 2D (use hw 17 for practice) |

quiz | 10 | Equilibrium in 2D |

quiz | 11 | Graphical addition of vectors (ruler and protractor) |

test | 3 | Mechanics in 2D |

## Unit 4 |
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Miscellaneous Mechanics | ||
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hw | 20 | Inclined plane |

hw | 21 | Circular motion |

hw | 22 | Gravitation |

quiz | 12 | Inclined plane |

quiz | 13 | Circular motion |

quiz | 14 | Gravitation |

project | 3 | Coefficient of friction (guidelines, template) |

test | 4 | Miscellaneous mechanics |

## Unit 5 |
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Momentum and Energy | ||
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hw | 23 | Impulse-momentum theorem |

hw | 24 | Conservation of momentum |

hw | 25 | Work |

hw | 26 | Types of energy |

hw | 27 | Conservation of energy |

hw | 28 | Power |

hw | 29 | Elasticity |

quiz | 15 | Impulse & momentum, qualitative |

test | 5 | Momentum and energy |

## Unit 6 |
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Orphaned Topics | ||
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hw | 30 | Collisions |