IB Physics .:. Go Up

Electrostatics and Field Theory - Chapter 16 & 17 Syllabus

Block

In Class:

Due on this class:

If you miss this class:

1

Nov

2

-Electric Charge

-Coulomb’s Law

-Electrostatics: Insulators, Conductors

-Induced Charge/Stupid Van de Graaff tricks

2

Nov

6

-Arrays of charges: Linear

-Charge on conductors/Van de Graaff/Lightning Safety

-Arrays of charges: Vectors

Check: A16.1 #11-17

Watch: Videos D

3

Nov

8

-Electric Field/Gravitational Field

-The Murray Compendium of Formulas

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

Watch: Videos E,F,G

4

Nov

14

-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 #1-8

Check: A16.2 #21a,c, 22a,b,c (Keep separate from 16.1)

Turn In: A16.1 #1-8, 11-17, 21a,c, 22a-d

Watch: Videos H,I,K,L

Watch: Millikan Prep Part 1

5

# 16

-Conservation of energy problems

-Video Flip next time- Millikan prep part 2

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

Check: A17.1 #(27a,b=V only) (Keep separate from 16.2)

Turn in: A16.2 #1-10, 11,12,16,17,18, #21a,c, 22a,b,c

Video Flip: Millikan Prep (Part 0, 1)

Lab Check: Millikan Prep (step size) #1

Watch: Videos M,Q

Watch: Millikan Prep Part 2

6

Nov

20

-More conservation of energy problems

-Introduction to Capacitors - charge voltage energy

-Video Flip next time- Millikan prep part 3

Check: A17.1 #1,2,6,7,9,15,17,18(27a,b=W, c,d=all)

Video Flip: Millikan Prep Part 2

Lab Check: Millikan Prep (q formula) #2

Watch: Videos O,Q

Get notes from someone about the Millikan Lab

Nov

22

-Show and Tell day for projects

-Exchange IB Essay Questions

Your IB Essay tests are due on this day

Show it to me later.

7

Nov

28

-Capacitors - energy and discharge

-Video Flip N for next time

-Hand out FA16.1, 16.2, 17.1, 17.2

Check: A17.1 #3,4,10,16,19,20,21

Video Flip: Millikan Formula Part 3

Lab Check: Millikan Prep (r formula) #3

Watch: Videos P

8

Nov

30

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

-Electric Field Mapping lab

-Equipotential lines/Field Lines and conductors

-CRT Demo

-Heads up on the book problems (On p. 465)

Check: A17.1 #5,8,11,12,22,23,24,25

Video Flip: CRT Problems (N)

Video: Millikan Lab

Turn In: Millikan prep

Turn in: A17.1 #1-12, 15-25, 27a,b,c,d

Watch: Videos J,N

Watch: Millikan Lab videos

9

Dec

4

-Work on labs

Check: Ch 16 #1, 3, 12(+75µC: 147.2 N left, +48µC: 563.5 N right, -85µC: 416.3 N left) (On p. 465)

Ch 17: 65

You might need to come in before or after school.

10

Dec

6

-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

8

-Work on labs

-Go over Paper 1 questions

Check: Ch 17 #1, 5, 14(2.4E5 V), 21(on p. 489)

Your IB Paper 1 questions are due on this day

You need to return the essays you graded

You might need to come in before or after school.

12

Dec

12

-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

14

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

Turn In: FA 16.1, 16.2, 17.1, 17.2

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

Jan

2

Currents and Circuits!!

Assignments

·          4 Labs:

o    Electric Field Mapping – mapping with volt meters /30 pts

o    Millikan Prep – take home practical analysis /30 pts

o    Millikan Oil Drop Lab – simulation on the computer done in groups of 4 /40 pts

o    RC Circuits Lab - a capacitor discharging /30 pts

·          5 homework assignments:

o    A16.1 #1-8, 11-17, 21a,c, 22a-d (3 stamps/44 pts)

o    A16.2 #1-10, 11,12,16,17,18, #21a,c, 22a,b,c (2 stamps/40 pts)

o    A17.1 #1-12, 15-25, 27a,b,c,d (4 stamps/54 pts)

o    Ch 16#1,3,12,17,28,36 (2 stamps/30 pts)

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

·          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