Mr. Rogers' Honors Physics Syllabus 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter 2D Force(5) 2D Motion(6) Gravitation(7) Rotation(8) Energy(9)

Rotation-- Chapter 8
 SC Standards : Indicators P-2.1 Represent vector quantities (including displacement, velocity, acceleration, and force) and use vector addition. P-2.7 Use a free-body diagram to determine the net force and component forces acting upon an object

 Practice Test Study Guide
 Objectives
 Essential Question: What is a force field field?

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Homefun (formative/summative assessment): Read sections 7.1

 Formative Assessment: Physics Investigation Title Research Question Background Hypothesis Data, Calculations Conclusions Follow up Questions Deliverables Resources/Materials

 Essential Question: What is the fastest way to get from one side of the Earth to the other?

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Homefun (formative/summative assessment): Read section 7.2, do Section Review Problems 7, 11 p. 178.

 Essential Question: What is a geostationary orbit and how is it used?

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Homefun (formative/summative assessment): problems 15, 17 p. 185; 31, 33, 37, 51, 71 p. 190 to 193

 Essential Question: How can you best prepare for the test?

Review of Objectives 1- 13 (1-3 days)

Formative Assessments:

1. Work review problems at the board

2. Work practice problems.

Metacognition Problem Solving Question: Can I still work the problems done in class, several hours or days later? Some amount of repetition on the exact same problems is necessary to lock in learning. It is often better to thoroughly understand a single example of a problem type than to work example after example understanding none of them completely.

Relevance: Good test preparation is essential to performance in physics class.

Homefun (formative/summative assessment): problems 81, 89, 91, 59 pages 193-194; problems turn in on the day stapled to the back of the test.

Summative Assessment: Unit exam objectives 1-16

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