Energy, Momentum, Gravitational Fields

Outline - Energy, Momentum and Gravity

Topic
Class Handouts
Homework
March 22
Conservation of Momentum in 1-D
Worksheet: Oomph! Conservation of Momentum

Video - Science of Stupid - Karate Chop(2:54)
Video - Earl Haig - Conservation of Momentum Problems Part 1
Video - Earl Haig - Conservation of Momentum Problems Part 2
Read pg. 232-7, pg. 237 #6, 7, 10
March 26
Impulse and Momentum
Worksheet: Momentum and Impulse
Momentum and Impulse - solutions
CGPS: Guns and Movies

Video - Bullet-Proof Clothes - World's Strangest (3:41)
Video - Discovery - Bullet Proof Vest
Video - Physics of Superheroes - The Death of Gwen Stacy(5:35)
Read pg. 239-44, pg. 243 #5, 7, 8
April 3
Force, Energy and Momentum during a Collision
Worksheet: Types of Collisions; Force, Energy and Momentum during Collisions
Video - Earl Haig - Elastic and Inelastic Collisions
Video - Understanding Car Crashes - Momentum(8:18)
Read pg. 246-8, pg. 248 #5, pg. 251 #11-13
April 5
Conservation of Momentum in 2-D
Worksheet: Car Crash! Solving 2-D Collision Problems
Car Crash! Solving 2-D Collision Problems - solutions
Video - Physics Girl - Conservation of Momentum demonstration
Video - Discover News - Inside the World's Largest Particle Accelerator
Read pg. 254-8, pg. 257 #3, 4abd
April 9
2-D Momentum Activity
Worksheet: 2D Collision Analysis
2D Collision Analysis - solution
2D Momentum Challenge Problem - Armageddon
Pg. 257 #5
April 11
Intro to Energy and Work
Worksheet: Introduction to Work and Energy
Read pg. 178-83, pg. 181 #5, 7, pg. 183 #7
April 13
Net Work, Gravitational Potential Energy, Kinetic Energy, Work-Energy Theorem
Worksheet: Examples of Work
Examples of Work - solutions
Read pg. 184-7, pg. 186 #4, 6, 10
April 17
Conservation of Energy
Activity - Work done by friction
Worksheet - Conservation of Energy

Video - Roller Coaster Conservation of Energy problem
Video - Potential and Kinetic Energy in a Roller Coaster
Video - Conservation of Energy demonstration
Video - High road, low road experiment
Read pg. 189-91, 195-201

Pg. 191 #1, 4, pg. 197 #6, pg. 200 #13, pg. 201 #6
April 19
Elastic Energy
Activity: Spring Forces and Hooke's Law
Hooke's Law and Elastic Energy

Video - Veritasium - Bungee Jumping Acceleration
Video - Veritasium - Bungee Jumping Acceleration Answer
Read pg. 203-206, pg. 206 #5

Read pg. 207-210, pg. 211 #10, 12
April 23
Elastic Energy, Review
Energy and Momentum Review
Energy and Momentum Review - solutions

April 27
Gravitational Fields and Rocket Science: Part I
Worksheet: Rocket Science and GPE
Rocket Science and GPE - solutions

Video Tutorial - calculating gravitational potential energy
Video - Veritasium - Rocket Science
Read pg. 285-94, pg. 287 #3, 5
May 1
Gravitational Fields and Rocket Science: Part II
Worksheet: Rocket Science
Video Tutorial - calculating binding energy
Video - Minute Physics - Rocket Science
Video Tutorial - calculating velocity to go into orbit
Video Tutorial - calculating velocity of a satellite in orbit
Pg. 293 #8
May 3
Gravitational Fields and Rocket Science: Part III
Worksheet: Rocket Science
Video - Earth Moon Gravity Wells
Video - Neil deGrasse Tyson explains wormholes and blackholes
Video - Black Holes Explained - from birth to death
Pg. 293 #9, 12
May 7
Momentum and Energy Test