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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
Special Relativity Unit Outline
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?
Topic
Class Handouts
Homework
Feb. 21
Intro to Special Relativity
Postulates of Special Relativity
Worksheet:
Introduction to Relativity  Velocities and Frames of Reference
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
Feb. 27
Time Dilation
Worksheet:
The Light Clock and Time Dilation
Worksheet:
Why don't we notice?
Why Don't We Notice  solutions
Article:
Everyday Relativity
Time dilation practice problems ppt
Video  Time Travel and Einstein's Special Theory of Relativity
Read pg. 56972
Pg. 573 #2, 3
March 1
Length Contraction
Visualizing Relativity
Worksheet:
Distance and Velocity
Distance and Velocity  solutions
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 3
Energy: E = mc2
Group Challenge Problem  Space Travel
Group Challenge Problem  Space Travel  solutions
Video  How an atomic clock works
Video  PI  GPS and Relativity
Lesson on energy
Energy and Mass lesson ppt
Worksheet:
Special Relativity Problems
Special Relativity Problems  solutions
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 7
Special relativity problem solving
Group Challenge Problem  Energy
Worksheet:
Relativity Problems
Read pg. 32, 4143 of
A brief history of relativity
(General Relativity)
March 9
Review
March 23
Quiz
Time dilation, length contraction, energy problems
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Special Relativity and Modern Physics
Special Relativity Unit OutlineVideo: 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?
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
Worksheet: Why don't we notice?
Why Don't We Notice  solutions
Article: Everyday Relativity
Time dilation practice problems ppt
Video  Time Travel and Einstein's Special Theory of Relativity
Pg. 573 #2, 3
Visualizing Relativity
Distance and Velocity  solutions
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
Video  How an atomic clock works
Video  PI  GPS and Relativity
Lesson on energy
Energy and Mass lesson ppt
Worksheet: Special Relativity Problems
Special Relativity Problems  solutions
Einstein's Article: Does the inertia of a body depend on its energy content?
Pg. 583 #3, pg. 584 #5, 9
Read pg. 32, 4143 of A brief history of relativity (General Relativity)