General Physics 204 Syllabus -Summer 2017

Week

Chapter:  Section

Topic

Homework:
FOC = Focus On Concepts
P = Problems

Week 1

18:  1-9

Coulomb's Law and Electric Field

FOC:  1, 4, 8, 9, 12, 17, 18

P:  10, 14, 16, 20, 27, 31, 34, 43, 46, 53, 54, 66, 72
19:  1-5 Electric Potential, Potential Energy and Capacitors

FOC:  2, 4, ,6 ,9 ,11, 17

P:  8,10, 14, 16, 19, 20, 23, 24, 25, 29, 34, 41, 46, 54, 62

 

Week 2

20:  1-13

Electric Circuits

FOC: 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 18, 20

P:  1, 4, 7, 18, 23, 30, 35, 46, 56, 64, 70, 84, 85, 99, 104, 114, 116
21:  1-7 Magnetic Forces and Magnetic Fields

FOC: 2, 3, 6, 8, 13, 16

P:  2, 10, 15, 18, 22, 24, 27, 34, 45, 46, 47, 63, 64, 80

 

Week 3

22:  1-9

Electromagnetic Induction

FOC:  2, 7, 8, 9, 10, 18

P:  5, 14,16, 23, 25, 28, 34, 37, 45, 46, 67, 73, 77, 78
24:  1-7 Electromagnetic Waves

FOC: 1, 2, 3, 6, 10

P:  16, 18, 24, 40, 42, 45, 46, 48, 58, 59

  First Exam (Chapter 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, and 24) - Sunday July 30st, 6:00-7:30pm

Week 4

25:  1-8

The Reflection of Light: Mirrors

FOC: 2, 4, 8, 12, 13, 14, 15

P: 8, 11, 16, 17, 18, 29, 32, 33, 34, 42, 44, 45
26:  1-11 The refraction of light: Lenses

FOC: 1, 6, 7, 9, 11, 12, 15, 17

P:  8, 13, 16, 20, 22, 28, 33, 43, 46, 60, 62, 63, 68, 72, 80
27: 1-8 Interference and the Wave Nature of Light

FOC: 1, 2, 6, 12, 13, 18

P:  3, 5, 8, 10, 14, 17, 19, 20, 24, 30, 32, 39, 48, 49, 64

 

Week 5

 

28:1-7

Special Relativity

FOC: 2, 4, 6, 7, 11, 13, 15, 17, 18

P:  4, 6, 9, 10, 15, 17, 20, 27, 30, 32, 38, 47, 49
29:  1-6 Particles and Waves

FOC: 2, 5, 13, 16

P:  6, 7, 8, 11, 18, 28, 30, 33, 38, 41, 46, 47, 48, 50

31: 1-7

Nuclear Physics and Radioactivity

FOC:  1, 2, 6, 7, 9, 13, 18

P:  1, 3, 8, 13, 15, 16, 20, 23, 25,  27, 28, 37, 41, 46, 50, 60

 

Week 6

 

32:  4-6

 

Nuclear Energy

 

FOC:  4, 6, 9

P: 12, 14, 17, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26, 31, 32, 35, 38

Second Exam (Chapter 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 31, and 32) -