Physics 2426:  Physics for Engineers II

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  • PHYS 2425-C06 students: Here is your take-home quiz over some topics in Ch. 13 (gravitation) and Ch. 14 (oscillations). This will be due in class on Monday, May 4. Note that you may work in groups and turn in one paper per group, with the names of all group members at the top.
  • You need to get an access code for MasteringPhysics as soon as possible.
  • Please download the lab pdf file as soon as possible.
Required Materials
  • Required Text: University Physics, 13th ed. (Vol 1), Young & Freedman, Addison-Wesley, 2012.
  • MasteringPhysics access code. This is the online homework system we will be using. An access code is bundled with new and used copies of the Young & Freedman text in the Blinn Bookstore. You can also purchase an access code separately on the MasteringPhysics Web site; be sure to select the Young and Freedman text above to pair with the MasteringPhysics.
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Syllabi

 
Course Schedule
 

  • (See syllabus.)

Homework

  • MasteringPhysics
  • Exam 1 Recommended Problems:
    • Ch. 1: 1.2, 1.10, 1.14, 1.39, 1.73
    • Ch. 2: 2.8, 2.10, 2.18 (a and b), 2.23, 2.36 (a and b), 2.44 (a,b,c,d), 2.94 (a and b)
    • Ch. 3: 3.3, 3.8, 3.9 (a,b,c), 3.24, 3.34, 3.43
    • Ch. 4: 4.16, 4.24, 4.41, 4.45, 4.59
    • Ch. 5: 5.9, 5.10, 5.14, 5.62, 5.86
  • Exam 2 Recommended Problems:
    • Ch. 5: 5.2, 5.8, 5.12, 5.33, 5.36, 5.37, 5.45, 5.50, 5.51, 5.52, 5.53, 5.55, 5.56
    • Ch. 6: 6.1, 6.4, 6.8, 6.15, 6.17, 6.22, 6.24, 6.30, 6.33, 6.39, 6.41, 6.46, 6.50
    • Ch. 7: 7.4, 7.6, 7.11, 7.12, 7.32, 7.42, 7.47, 7.63, 7.86
    • Ch. 8: 8.16, 8.17, 8.30
  • Exam 3 Recommended Problems:
    • Ch. 9: 9.6, 9.9, 9.16, 9.26, 9.48, 9.54, 9.55, 9.62
    • Ch. 10: 1.58 (Chapter 1), 10.4, 10.8, 10.9, 10.16, 10.20, 10.68, 10.35, 10.40, 10.43
    • Ch. 11: 11.8, 11.13, 11.42, 11.50, 11.66
    • Ch. 12: 12.4, 12.13, 12.19, 12.30, 12.31, 12.65
    • Ch. 13: 13.4, 13.11, 13.19, 13.23, 13.31, 13.79
    • Ch. 14: 14.4, 14.7, 14.19, 14.23, 14.31, 14.47, 14.48, 14.52 (answers)
  • Final Exam Recommended Problems:
    • Ch. 15: 15.8, 15.14, 15.17
    • Ch. 16:

     

     

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Grady Hendricks
ghendricks@blinn.edu

Last Update: 05/01/2015