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Electrostatics and Field Theory - Chapter 16 & 17 Syllabus

Block

In Class:

Due on this class:

If you miss this class:

1

Nov

2/3

-Electric Charge

-Coulomb’s Law

-Electrostatics: Insulators, Conductors

-Induced Charge/Stupid Van de Graaff tricks

 

Read: 16.1-5

2

Nov

4/7

-Arrays of charges: Linear

-Charge on conductors/Van de Graaff/Lightning Safety

-Arrays of charges: Vectors

Check: A16.1 #11-17

 

Read: 16.6 ex. 16.3

Watch: Videos D

3

Nov

8/9

-Electric Field/Gravitational Field

-The Murray Compendium of Formulas

-Electric Field addition: Vectors again

Check: A16.1 #21a,c, 22a,b,c,d

 

Read: 16.7-8

Watch: Videos E,F,G

4

Nov

14/15

-Voltage and Electric Field/Electron Volts

-Voltage due to point charges: Not a vector

-Video Flip next time - Millikan prep part 1

Check: A16.1 #1-5, 21b,d, 22e,f

 

Read: 17.1-5

Watch: Videos H,I,K,L

Watch: Millikan Prep Part 1

5

Nov

16/17

-Conservation of energy problems

-Video Flip next time- Millikan prep part 2

 

Check: A16.2 #1-10, 11,12,16,17,18

Check: A16.1 #6-10 (separate from 16.2)

Video Flip: Millikan Prep (Part 0, 1)

Turn In: A16.1 #1-17, 21a-d, 22a-f

Lab Check: Millikan Prep (step size) #1

Watch: Videos M,Q

Watch: Millikan Prep Part 2

6

Nov

18/21

-More conservation of energy problems

-Introduction to Capacitors - charge voltage energy

-Video Flip next time- Millikan prep part 3

Check: A16.2 #21a,c, #22e,f

Video Flip: Millikan Prep Part 2

Lab Check: Millikan Prep (q formula) #2

Turn In: A16.2 #1-10, 11,12,16,17,18, 21a,c, #22e,f

Read: 17.7-9

Watch: Videos O,Q

Get notes from someone about the Millikan Lab

Nov

22/23

Show and Tell day for projects

Demo your experimental apparatus/plan

Show it to me later.

7

Nov

29/30

-Capacitors - energy and discharge

-Video Flip N for next time

Check: A17.1 #1-4, 6-8, 9,10,14,15

Video Flip: Millikan Formula Part 3

Lab Check: Millikan Prep (r formula) #3  

Read: 19.6 (yes, chapter 19)

Watch: Videos P

 

8

Dec

1/2

-Millikan Lab – write up/particulars/how to run

-Electric Field Mapping lab

-Equipotential lines/Field Lines and conductors

-CRT Demo

Check: A17.1 #17-26, 27e,f

Video Flip: CRT Problems (N)

Video: Millikan Lab

Turn In: Millikan prep

Turn in: A17.1 #1-4, 6-8, 9,10,14,15,17-26, 27e,f

Read: 16-9

Read: 17.10

Watch: Videos J,N

Watch: Millikan Lab videos

9

Dec

5/6

-Work on labs

Check: Ch 16 #1, 3, 12(+75µC: 147.2 N left, +48µC: 563.5 N right, -85µC: 416.3 N left)

Ch 17: 65

You might need to come in before or after school.

10

Dec

7/8

-Work on labs

Check: Ch 16 #17(Q1 and Q2 only) (Q1: 0.30 N @ 265o, Q2: 0.26 N @139o), 28(8.4E7 N/C toward the negative charge),  36(29 cm)

Turn In: Ch 16#1,3,12,17,28,36

You might need to come in before or after school.

11

Dec

9/12

-Work on labs

Check: Ch 17 #1, 5, 14(2.4E5 V), 21

You might need to come in before or after school.

12

Dec

13/14

-Work on labs

Check: Ch 17 #35, 46(4.6E-4 J) ,65

Turn In: Ch 17#1,5,14,21, 35,46,65

You might need to come in before or after school.

13

Dec

15/16

Summative Assessments on:

16.1 - Coulomb's Law

16.2 - Vector Fields

17.1 - Voltage and Energy

Turn In: Electric Field mapping lab

Turn In: Millikan lab

Turn In: RC Circuit Lab

 

You will need to come in on a makeup day to take your assessments.

Jan

3/4

Currents and Circuits

 

 

Assignments

·          4 Labs:

o    Electric Field Mapping – mapping with volt meters

o    Millikan Prep – take home practical analysis

o    Millikan Oil Drop Lab – simulation on the computer done in groups of 4

o    RC Circuits Lab - a capacitor discharging

·          5 homework assignments:

o    A16.1 #1-17, 21a-d, 22a-f (3 stamps)

o    A16.2 #1-10, 11,12,16,17,18, 21a,c, #22e,f (2 stamps)

o    A17.1 #1-4, 6-8, 9,10,14,15,17-26, 27e,f (2 stamps)

o    Ch 16#1,3,12,17,28,36 (2 stamps)

o    Ch 17#1,5,14,21, 35,46,65 (2 stamps)

·          4 Formative/3 Summative Assessments:

o    16.1 – Coulomb’s law, electric field, net force

o    16.2 – Vector electric field

o    17.1 – Voltage due to point sources, work.

o    17.2 – CRTs and Capacitors (no summative)

Handouts

Lab - Electric Field Mapping Lab

Lab - Millikan Oil Drop Lab

Lab - Millikan Prep

Lab - RC Circuits

Syllabus - Electrostatics

FA16.1

FA16.2

FA17.1

FA17.2

Worksheet-ProblemsFromA16.1

Worksheet-ProblemsFromA16.2

Worksheet-ProblemsFromA17.1

Noteguide-FieldTheoryEquations

Worksheet-GravityVsElectricity