Category Archives: 3. Energy and Momentum

Unit 3 Review Part 2

Pre-reading question: Write the formulas for Work and Power. What if work is at an angle? Princeton Reading: Here are the parts of the Princeton book that cover our Unit 3: Chapter 4, pages 57-76 (all multiple choice and Free Response apply) … Continue reading

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Unit 3 Youtube Review

While I didn’t make these videos, they do a great job of reviewing material.  There WILL be a reading quiz on the material in these videos, so you do need to watch all of them in preparation for tomorrow. Videos: … Continue reading

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3.13 Elastic Collisions and Momentum Review

Pre-reading question: Question 13 on page 289. Textbook reading: I am going to work through the section “Elastic Collisions in Two Dimensions” on page 276.  It might be helpful to follow along in the textbook so you can see exactly what’s … Continue reading

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Week 12 Quiz Review

Princeton Reading: Chapter 5 (pages 77-83) — stop at example 5.8. Also, take a look at the first two bullet points on page 89. Then, try the following questions: All multiple choice on pages 86-87 Free Response 1 (all parts) on … Continue reading

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3.12 Momentum Practice: 2-body problems

Pre-reading question: (3 parts) 1. Two dynamics carts are at rest on a track, as shown in the picture. What is the total momentum of the two-car system while they are both at rest? Quick Poll (part 2): Now watch this: … Continue reading

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3.11 1-D Momentum Conservation

Pre-reading question: Conceptual question 7 on page 289. Videos: Momentum Conservation Concepts and Example 1: Example 2: Post-reading question: Conceptual question 9 on page 289.  You know what you need to answer this question. I promise. Think hard. Think about how … Continue reading

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3.10 Impulse-Momentum Theorem

Pre-reading question: Conceptual question 7 on page 289. Videos: Impulse-Momentum Theorem Example uses for Impulse-Momentum Theorem Textbook Reading: Examples 9-1 and 9-2 on pages 260-262 show some nice and AP-like uses of Impulse and the Impulse-Momentum Theorem. Extra Practice: #9 … Continue reading

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Mr. Melvin’s Mistake

You MUST watch this video before class on Tuesday.  We will spend the day talking about my mistake and re-trying a shortened version of the lab. Because I want you to get to stamp that egg!!!!11one1 What went wrong with … Continue reading

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Quiz review

Princeton Review: Pages 65-70. Try all multiple choice at the end and the first Free Response question. Answers are in the back of the book. Video: Quiz Review Momentum

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Friday Night Video

AP-level Area under a curve question:

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