Physics G .:. Go Up

Chapters 12 and 13

Waves and Sound

Block

Class

Due 

If you miss this class:

1

May

23/24

-Types of waves

-Anatomy of a wave:

Wavelength, magnitude, frequency

 

-Read: 12-3 (pp. 452-458)

-Watch: Videos A, B, C

2

May

25/26

-Reflections and interference

-Standing Waves intro - modes

-Check: Waves 1-8

-Read: 12-4 (pp. 459-465)

-Watch: Videos D, E, F

3

May

30/31

-Standing Waves – wavelength and frequency

-Work in class on Standing wave problems

-Check: Waves 9-15

-Turn In: Waves 1-15

-Read: 13-3 (p. 494-499)

-Watch: Videos G

4

June

1/2

-Standing Wave Demos

 

-Check: Standing Waves 1-8

-Read: 13-1 (pp. 480-484)

-Read: 13-3 (p. 502-503)

-Watch: Videos G

5

June

5/6

-Nature of sound

-Beats/Demos

-Check: Standing Waves 9-12

-Turn In: Standing Waves 1-12

-Read: 13-1 (pp. 485-486)

-Watch: Videos H, I, J

6

June

7/8

Test on Waves (sans Doppler)

Farewell to Seniors!

 

 

7

June

9/12

Speed of Sound Lab

 

 

8

June

13/14

-Doppler effect and shockwaves (qualitative)

-Final Review

 

-Watch: Videos K, L, M

Skip

-Doppler effect and shockwaves

 

-Read: (pp. 504-505)

-Watch: Videos K, L, M

Skip

-Speed of Sound Lab

-Turn In: Doppler 1-8  (1-8 only – the rest is EC)

 

Skip

-Mock Test

-Finish Lab?

-Check: Standing Waves 1a-d, 2a-d

 

Skip

-Mock Test

-Finish Lab?

-Check: Standing Waves 13, 14, 15

 

Skip

-Test on Waves

-Farewells to the Seniors

-Turn In: Speed of Sound Lab

-Turn In: Mock Test

-Turn In: Standing Waves 1a-d, 2a-d, 13, 14, 15

 

Skip

-Polarization of Light

-Mock Final

 

 

Finals

-A Meaningful Final

(Not too hard, not worth a ton)

 

 

Assignments:

·         3 Worksheets (Formative)

o    Waves (15)  + 2 stamps /34 pts

o    Standing Waves (12)  + 2 stamps /28 pts

o    Doppler (8)  + 2 stamps /20 pts - Skip

o    Mock test 20 pts

·         2 Labs:

o    Speed Of Sound  /30 pts

o    Oaks Park Lab Presentation /100 pts

·         1 (short) Test:

o     Waves Test (20 summative points)

Handouts: