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SPH3U  Rosedale Grade 11 Physics
SPH3U Exam Review
SPH3U Unit 0 Introduction to Physics
SPH3U Unit 1 Waves and Sound
SPH3U Unit 2 Kinematics
SPH3U Unit 3 Forces
SPH3U Unit 4 Energy
SPH3U Unit 5 Electricity and Magnetism
SPH4U  Rosedale Grade 12 Physics
SPH4U Exam Review
SPH4U Unit 0 How to Think
SPH4U Unit 1 Kinematics, Projectiles
SPH4U Unit 2 Newton's Laws, Forces
SPH4U Unit 3 Special Relativity
SPH4U Unit 4 Energy, Momentum, Gravity Fields
SPH4U Unit 5 Electrical and Magnetic Fields, Light
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Special Relativity and Modern Physics
Video: Einstein's Big Idea
Video: EInstein's Miracle Year
(TED ED, Larry Lagerstrom, 5:16)
Video  Physics Girl  Can you push a spacecraft with light?
Special Relativity Outline 201718 and Postulates of Special Relativity
Topic
Class Handouts
Homework
Feb. 27
Intro to Special Relativity
Postulates of Special Relativity
Worksheet:
Velocity and Frames of Reference
Einstein's Annus Mirabilis and Postulates of Special Relativity
Article:
A Brief History of Relativity
Video  Special Relativity and Simultaneity
Read pg. 562  568
Read pg. 29, 32 of
A brief history of relativity
March 1
Time Dilation
Worksheet:
The Light Clock and Time Dilation
The Light Clock and Time Dilation  solutions
Worksheet:
Why don't we notice time dilation?
Why don't we notice time dilation?  solutions
Article:
Everyday Relativity
Video  Time Travel and Einstein's Special Theory of Relativity
Read pg. 56972
Pg. 573 #2, 3
March 5
Length Contraction
Visualizing Relativity
Time dilation practice problems
Worksheet:
Distance and Velocity
Distance and Velocity  solutions
Video  The Twin Paradox
(Physics Girl, 5:45)
Video  How does your smartphone know your location?
(TEDED, 5:03)
Einstein's Paper: On the Electrodynamics of Moving Bodies
Video  Time Dilation Experiment
Read pg. 573575
Pg. 576 #5, 8
Read pg. 42 (bottom) of
A brief history of relativity
March 7
Energy: E = mc2
Worksheet:
Group Challenge Problems  Space Travel
Group Challenge Problem  Space Travel  solutions
Worksheet:
Mass Energy Equivalence
Worksheet:
Relativity Problems
Video  Carl Saga on Special Relativity
video  Derivation of E=mc2
(Minute Physics  2:10)
Einstein's Article: Does the inertia of a body depend on its energy content?
Read pg. 580 – 584
Pg. 583 #3, pg. 584 #5, 9
March 9
Special relativity problem solving
Problems  Special Relativity
Problems  Special Relativity  solutions
Worksheet:
Relativity Problems
Read pg. 32, 4143 of
A brief history of relativity
(General Relativity)
March 20
Review
March 26
Quiz
Postulates of Special Relativity, Time dilation, length contraction, energy problems
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Special Relativity and Modern Physics
Video: Einstein's Big IdeaVideo: EInstein's Miracle Year (TED ED, Larry Lagerstrom, 5:16)
Video  Physics Girl  Can you push a spacecraft with light?
Special Relativity Outline 201718 and Postulates of Special Relativity
Postulates of Special Relativity
Einstein's Annus Mirabilis and Postulates of Special Relativity
Article: A Brief History of Relativity
Video  Special Relativity and Simultaneity
Read pg. 29, 32 of A brief history of relativity
The Light Clock and Time Dilation  solutions
Worksheet: Why don't we notice time dilation?
Why don't we notice time dilation?  solutions
Article: Everyday Relativity
Video  Time Travel and Einstein's Special Theory of Relativity
Pg. 573 #2, 3
Visualizing Relativity
Worksheet: Distance and Velocity
Distance and Velocity  solutions
Video  The Twin Paradox(Physics Girl, 5:45)
Video  How does your smartphone know your location? (TEDED, 5:03)
Einstein's Paper: On the Electrodynamics of Moving Bodies
Video  Time Dilation Experiment
Pg. 576 #5, 8
Read pg. 42 (bottom) of A brief history of relativity
Group Challenge Problem  Space Travel  solutions
Worksheet: Mass Energy Equivalence
Worksheet: Relativity Problems
Video  Carl Saga on Special Relativity
video  Derivation of E=mc2(Minute Physics  2:10)
Einstein's Article: Does the inertia of a body depend on its energy content?
Pg. 583 #3, pg. 584 #5, 9
Problems  Special Relativity  solutions
Read pg. 32, 4143 of A brief history of relativity (General Relativity)