IB Physics .:. Go Up

Heat and Thermodynamics Syllabus

Chapters 13, 14 and 15

Block

In Class :

Due on this class:

1

Sept

4/5

-Welcome back!!

-IA Research Projects!!

DI-Basic Kinetics - Temperature, TE, Heat,IE

DI-15B - Introduction to heat engines: Q, U, W

The Summer review of FA 13.1 and FA 14.1

2

Sept

6/9

DI-15E-Laws of Thermodynamics

DI-13.1-Assumptions and units/Penk Challenge

GW-FA13.2 (13B&C)

GW-FA13.1, and W13.1 questions

VF 13C - Boltzmann's Equation

VF 15F - Energy Sources and Transformations

3

Sept

10/11

SA 13.1 (first 30 minutes)

VF-Videos 15C1&2, Solving W = PV problems

DI-Processes on PV diagrams (15D1)

Turn in FA 13.1

4

Sept

12/13

GW-W15A: C #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, and W14.1 questions

VF 15C1&C2 - Work on PV diagrams (previously)

VF 15G - Internal Energy

VF 15H - Adiabatic P and V

5

# Sept

16/17

SA 14.1 (first 30 minutes)

VF-15I Calculating Entropy

DI-15J1-Heat Engines Qh, Qc, W and efficiency

Turn in FA 14.1

6

Sept

18/19

GW-W15B: I#16-18 Entropy

GW-W15B: J#29-37 Carnot

GW-FA 15.1 PV Diagrams

VF 15I - Calculating Entropy (previously)

VF 15J2 - Carnot Cycle

7

Sept

20/23

SA 15.1 (first 30 minutes)

VF-15D2 Solving Thermodynamics Questions

DI-IB Thermo Questions M17-3-2 #9

Turn in FA 15.1

8

Sept

24/25

-Newton's Law of cooling lab

GW-IB Thermo Questions

GW-FA 15.2

VF15D2 - Solving Thermodynamics Questions (prev.)

Turn in your IA Research Proposal

9

Sept

26/27

SA 15.2 (first 30 minutes)

IW-Finish Newton's Law of Cooling

GW-IB Thermo Questions

Turn in FA 15.2

Turn in IB Thermo Questions

Turn in FA 13.2

10

Sept 30/

Oct 1

GW-W14B

GW-IB Heat and Energy questions

VF 14F - Heat Transfer

VF 14I - BBR and Wien

VF 14J - Radiative heat transfer

11

Oct

2/3

GW-W14B

GW-IB Heat and Energy questions

VF 14K - Albedo

VF 14L - Greenhouse effect

12

Oct

4/7

DI-Wind Power whiteboards

GW-IB Heat and Energy questions

VF 15K - Wind Power

13

Oct

8/9

IB Exam on Heat and Thermo

Turn in IB Heat and Energy questions

5  Formative/ 4 Summative Assessments: (10 pts ea)

·         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

IB Thermo Questions

IB Heat and Energy questions

One IB Exam (30 pts)

One Lab:

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

Handouts: