IB Physics .:. Go Up
Heat and Thermodynamics Syllabus
Chapters 13, 14 and 15
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1 Sept 6 
Welcome back!! DIIntroduction to heat engines: Q, U, W GWFA13.1, 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) VFVideos 15C, Solving W = PV problems DIProcesses on PV diagrams 
Turn in FA 13.1 
Watch: Videos 15C Read 15.2 
3 Sept 12 
GWW15A: #2029 Work on PV GWW15B: G#14 Internal Energy GWW15B: H#1013 Adiabatic P and V GWFA 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) VF15 I Calculating Entropy DIHeat Engines Qh, Qc, W and efficiency 
Turn in FA 14.1 
Watch: Videos 15I, J 
5 Sept18 
GWW15B: I#1618 Entropy GWW15B: J#2937 Carnot GWFA 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) IWIB Thermo questions GWIB Thermo Questions 
Turn in FA 15.1 

7 Sept 25 
Newton's Law of cooling lab Research Proposals GWIB Thermo Questions GWFA 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) IWFinish Newton's Law of Cooling GWIB Thermo Questions 
Turn in FA 15.2 

9 Oct 1 
Group Exam on IB Thermo Questions 
Turn in FA 13.2 

10 Oct 3 
DIFluids 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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