# physicsa.com

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## General Info

• Policies
• Laboratory Activities
• Graphical Analysis of Data
• Hand drawn graphs
• Computer drawn graphs
• Regents Exams

## Spring Semester

### Unit 0

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Foundations
hw 0 Class policies

### Unit 1

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ELECTROSTATICS
hw 1 Introduction to electrostatics
hw 2 Electrostatic force
hw 3 Electric field
hw 4 Conductors and insulators
hw 5 Electric potential
 quiz 1 Electric force and field (practice w/key) quiz 2 Electric field and potential (practice, key) project 1.1 Hooke's law, draft 1 (guidelines, template) project 1.2 Hooke's law, draft 2 (guidelines, template) test 1 Electrostatics (practice, key)

### Unit 2

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ELECTRIC CURRENT & CIRCUITS
hw 6 Electric current
hw 7 Electric resistance, Ohm's law
hw 8 Electric power
hw 9 Electric resistance in wires
hw 10 Resistors in circuits
 quiz 3 Electric current (practice, key) quiz 4 Electric circuits (practice, key) project 2.1 Ohm's law, draft 1 (guidelines, template) project 2.2 Ohm's law, draft 2 (guidelines, template) test 2 Electric current & circuits (practice, key)

### Unit 3

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MECHANICAL WAVES & SOUND
hw 11 The nature of waves
hw 12 Superposition, interference
hw 13 The nature of sound
hw 14 Doppler effect
hw 15 Standing waves & resonance
 quiz 5 General waves (practice, key) quiz 6 Standing waves project 3.1 Speed of sound, draft 1 (guidelines, template) project 3.2 Speed of sound, draft 2 (guidelines, template) test 3 Waves & sound (practice, key)

### Unit 4

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OPTICS
hw 16 The nature of light, polarization
hw 17 Diffraction, interference
hw 18 Reflection
hw 19 Refraction
 quiz 7 Physical optics quiz 8 Geometric optics (practice, key) project 4.1 Ray diagram: ice crystal project 4.2 Ray diagram: raindrop 1 project 4.3 Ray diagram: raindrop 2 test 4 Waves and light (practice, key)

### Unit 5

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ELECTROMAGNETISM
hw 20 Magnetism
hw 21 Electromagnetism
hw 22 Electromagnetic waves
 quiz 9 Electromagnetism
MODERN PHYSICS
hw 23 Particle nature of light
hw 24 Wave nature of matter
hw 25 Atomic spectra
hw 26 Mass-energy
hw 27 Standard model
 quiz 10 Atomic spectra quiz 11 Particle physics (practice, key) test 5 Magnetism & modern physics (practice, key)

### Unit 6

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MECHANICS (MOSTLY REVIEW)
hw 28 Projectiles
quiz v Review: Kinematics (with projectiles)
quiz w Review: Dynamics and statics
quiz x Review: Momentum, circular motion, gravitation
quiz y Review: Energy and elasticity
quiz z Review: Mechanics (multiple choice)
 quiz 12 Projectiles (practice, key) project 5 Shoot for your grade test 6 Everything (practice, key) ☞ 12:45–4:15 PM EDT, Tuesday, June 21, 2016Regents High School Examination – Physical Setting – PhysicsThis exam counts as two tests and cannot be dropped.