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PDF STUDY GUIDE .. Openstax College Physics .. Old studyguide ..Phy1120 ..Notes

Week 1 Study guide for new test 1 edit

MW: Study Guide questions: a18ElectricChargeField (C4 Problems: 1,2 only), 19-Electric Potential and Electric Field (C7 Problems 1-4 (all))


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Went through capacitor powerpoint. (will post as pdf here)

Mr. Circuit:

  1. Always add battery last. NEVER improvise or you will burn something out.
  2. Strip a wire
  3. w:List_of_electronic_color_code_mnemonics

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PDF STUDY GUIDE: Chapters (problems) 4(1-2), 5(1-4), 7(1-4). You will be given all fundamental constants and metric prefixes. Also: V=Ed. Q=CV (mass/charge of particles, definition of electron volt, parallal plate capacitance)

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python solution to bitbucket
from math import pi

r=Rmm*1E-3 # milli is 10^-3
I=microAmps*1E-6 #microamp conversion
#I=JA thetefore J=I/A

J=I/A #current density Amps/meterSquared = A/m^2
print('J = ',J,'A/m^2')

NewTest 2 problem 8.1

Preview Power = IV = ect (must do later w whole class)

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Two flags to raise and see if anybody salutes:

  1. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/255050612_Consider_a_Spherical_Cow

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Test today: PDF STUDY GUIDE: Problems were selected from the following chapters in the pdf file: 8, 9, 12. The test date is Monday 25 February. 8.2 not on test.

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Electronics lab

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Spring break 3/4(M)-3/9(S)

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10:00 AM Friday Phy1120

Lab in room 225 today (dark room)

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  • Last day of classes is 4/27(S)

Takehome final exam:

  1. Details will be announced on Wikiversity on Friday 26 April.
  2. You will be asked to solve problems and present clear solutions. Also, for each problem state X versions of a proposed multiple choice test question. X will be 1 or 2. The problems will cover material that was not well covered in this semester.
  3. There will be two due dates:
    1. Wednesday 1 May. I will give you a tentative grade that will hold unless you contribute something before the second due date.
    2. Monday 6 May. Hard deadline for final grade.

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Final Exams

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