Problem-solving methods, Kinematics, Projectile Motion Unit


Kinematics and Projectiles Unit Outline 2017-18
Date
Topic
Class Handouts
Homework
Sept. 20, 22
Kinematics review: graph representations of motion
Handout:
Kinematics Graphing Review Package
Kinematics Graphing Review Package - answers

Video - Converting Graphs with Slopes (Earl Haig)
Video - Converting Graphs with Area (Earl Haig)
Finish: Kinematics Graphing Review Package

Grade 11 Kinematics Review Questions (The Physics Classroom)
Grade 11 Kinematics Review (The Physics Classroom)
Sept. 26
Kinematics Problem Solving – Average Velocity and BIG Five

Textbooks distributed
Handout:
Kinematics Challenge Problems
Kinematics Challenge Problems - solutions

Group Problem: The Bus Chase!
Read pg. 24-7
Do pg. 27, #20-21, pg. 37, #9

Kinematics Challenge Problems #1, 2, 3
Sept. 28
Free Fall Problems

Read pg. 35-8
Do pg. 65 #26

Kinematics Challenge Problems #4, 5, 6
Oct. 2
Group Problem: Washer Drop
Group Problem: The Washer Drop
Read pg. 11-3, 20-4
Do pg. 14 #15, 16

Kinematics Challenge Problems #7
Oct. 4
University Fair
Representations of Motion
Worksheet: Representations of Motion
Representations of Motion - solutions
Assignment: The Graphing Challenge
Oct. 10
Group Problem: Elevator of Death
Group Problem: Elevator of Death
Do pg. 67 #46

Kinematics Challenge Problems #8
Oct. 16
Review
Converting Graphs Practice
Converting Graphs Practice - solutions
MC - Kinematics Review
MC - Kinematics Review - Question 7 solution


Kinematics Test – tentative date: October 18
Handout: Vectors and Components

Review - Vector Components part 1 (Earl Haig)
Review - Vector Components part 2 (Earl Haig)
Review - Vector Components part 3 (Earl Haig)
Oct. 20
Vectors and Components,
2-D motion
Activity: 2-D Motion
Read pg. 41-45
Oct. 24
Intro to projectiles
Worksheet: Studying Projectiles
Studying Projectiles - solutions
Problems: pg. 46 #3, 5
Read pg. 46-49
Oct. 26
Projectiles Problem Solving
Projectile Motion Basics
Handout: Projectile Problems
Projectile Problems - solutions

Group Challenge: The Golf Challenge
Problems: pg.50 #10
Projectile Problems #1, 2, 3

video - Earl Haig - Projectile Motion problems with horizontal launch
Oct. 30
Group Problem: Projectile Challenge
Review
Group Challenge: The Marble Drop
Finish: Projectile Problems
video - Earl Haig - Projectile Motion problems with angled launch

Projectile Motion Quiz – November 7