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- Here is your take-home quiz on electomagnetic waves and optics. This will be due on
**Monday, August 4, 2014.** - Please download the syllabus for your section and keep a copy for your records.
- You will need to download the lab writeups for the experiments that we will do. See the Required Materials section.

Required Materials

**Required Text:**University Physics, 13th ed. (Vol 2), Young & Freedman, Addison-Wesley, 2012.

**Required Laboratory Manual:**Each student must print out a copy of the labs for the semester. It is in the form of a single pdf file and can be found at www.blinn.edu/brazos/natscience/phys/thonan/Labs2426.pdf.

**Mastering Physics 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

Homework

Homework assignments will be on MasteringPhysics.

**Exam 1 Additional Recommended Problems**- Ch. 21: 21.7, 21.13, 21.23, 21.27, 21.38, 21.44, 21.47, 21.98, 21.99, 21.103
- Ch. 22: 22.3, 22.5, 22.8, 22.13(a), 22.24, 22.30, 22.37, 22.40 (a, b), 22.44
- Ch. 23: 23.3, 23.16, 23.21, 23.27, 23.46, 23.47, 23.66, 23.70, 23.78, 23.79 (a, b)

**Exam 2 Additional Recommended Problems**- Ch. 24: 2, 5, 9, 13, 15, 22, 30, 35, 39
- Ch. 25: 3, 4, 11, 12, 24, 29, 32, 36 (a,b,c), 43, 44, 48
- Ch. 26: 2, 5, 6, 13, 21, 41, 47, 59, 61
- Ch. 27: 3, 15, 22, 25, 29, 32, 35, 40

**Exam 3 Additional Recommended Problems**- Ch. 28: 11, 18, 21, 28, 32, 36, 37, 69
- Ch. 29: 1, 5, 6, 10, 15, 17, 20, 53
- Ch. 30: 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 15
- Ch. 31: 1, 8, 10, 12, 14 (a,b,c,d), 25

**Final Exam Additional Recommended Problems**- Ch. 32: 5, 8, 18, 23, 26
- Ch. 33: 5, 15, 17, 25, 31
- Ch. 34: 8, 14 (a,b,c), 24 (a,b), 26
- Ch. 35: 16, 27, 33

Formula Sheets

Practice Exams and Answers

- Practice Exam #1 (answers)
- Practice Exam #2 (answers)
- Practice Exam #3 (answers)
- Practice Exam - Final (answers)

Lecture Notes

- Lecture Notes - Ch. 21 (Young & Freedman)
- Lecture Notes - Ch. 22 (Young & Freedman)
- Lecture Notes - Ch. 23 (Young & Freedman)
- Lecture Notes - Ch. 24 (Young & Freedman)
- Lecture Notes - Ch. 25 (Young & Freedman)
- Lecture Notes - Ch. 26 (Young & Freedman)
- Lecture Notes - Ch. 28 (Young & Freedman)
- Lecture Notes - Ch. 29 (Young & Freedman)
- Lecture Notes - Ch. 30 (Young & Freedman)
- Lecture Notes - Ch. 31 (Young & Freedman)
- Lecture Notes - Ch. 32 (Young & Freedman)
- Exam 1 Review Notes
- Exam 2 Review Notes
- Exam 3 Review Notes
- Final Exam Review Notes
- RC Circuits
- The Series RLC Circuit
- The Average Power Dissipated in the Series RLC Circuit
- Geometric Optics slides
- Physical Optics (Interference and Diffraction) slides

Physics Links