IB Physics .:. Go Up

Heat and Thermodynamics Syllabus

Chapters 13, 14 and 15

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In Class :

Due on this class:

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1

Sept

6

-Welcome back!!

DI-Introduction to heat engines: Q, U, W

GW-FA13.1, and W13.1 questions

 

Look at FA 13.1 online

Watch: Videos 15B

Read 15.1

2

Sept

10

SA 13.1 (first 30 minutes)

VF-Videos 15C, Solving W = PV problems

DI-Processes on PV diagrams

Turn in FA 13.1

Watch: Videos 15C

Read 15.2

3

Sept

12

GW-W15A: #20-29 Work on PV

GW-W15B: G#1-4 Internal Energy

GW-W15B: H#10-13 Adiabatic P and V

GW-FA 14.1

VF: 15G Internal Energy

VF: 15H Adiabatic P and V

Watch: Videos 15G, H

Look at FA 14.1 online

 

4

Sept

14

SA 14.1 (first 30 minutes)

VF-15 I Calculating Entropy

DI-Heat Engines Qh, Qc, W and efficiency

Turn in FA 14.1

Watch: Videos 15I, J

5

Sept

18

GW-W15B: I#16-18 Entropy

GW-W15B: J#29-37 Carnot

GW-FA 15.1 PV Diagrams

VF: 15J Carnot Cycle

Watch: Videos 15J

 Look at FA 15.1 online

Read 15.5,6

6

Sept

20

SA 15.1 (first 30 minutes)

IW-IB Thermo questions

GW-IB Thermo Questions

Turn in FA 15.1

 

7

Sept

25

-Newton's Law of cooling lab

-Research Proposals

GW-IB Thermo Questions

GW-FA 15.2

VF: 13C Boltzmann's Equation

Watch: Videos 13C

Look at FA 15.2 online

8

Sept

27

SA 15.2 (first 30 minutes)

IW-Finish Newton's Law of Cooling

GW-IB Thermo Questions

Turn in FA 15.2

 

9

Oct

1

Group Exam on IB Thermo Questions

Turn in FA 13.2

 

10

Oct

3

DI-Fluids demos

GW

VF: 10A, B, F, G Fluids, Density, Hydrostatic Pressure, and Pascal's Principle

 

 

5  Formative/ 4 Summative Assessments:

·         13.1 - Ideal Gas Law

·         13.2 - Boltzmann's Equation (no SA)

·         14.1 – Heat and calorimetry

·         15.1 – PV diagrams and work

·         15.2 – Carnot Cycle

One IB Group Exam

One Lab:

·         Newton’s Law of Cooling – Exponential function of temperature, data taken by computer /40 pts

 

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