## CALENDAR

**AP PHYSICS 1**

**QUARTER 1**

**ROTATION 1****Thursday, August 13 (3) or Friday, August 14 (6, 7)**

- Class Information and Syllabus
- Review Science Graphing Techniques

**Friday, August 14 (3) or Monday, August 17 (6, 7)**

- Review "Lid Lab" Graphing Homework
- Basic Direct Relationship Graphing with Logger Pro

**Tuesday, August 18 (3, 6) or Wednesday, August 19 (7)**

- Using OneNote Class Notebook
- Graph Relationships (Direct, Inverse, Quadratic, Square Root)
- Straightening/Linearizing Graphs
- MKS Units and Factor-Label Method

**Wednesday, August 19 (3) or Thursday, August 20 (6, 7)**

- Review Graph Analysis Worksheet (Periods 3 and 6)
- Schoology Down (Period 7)

**Friday, August 21 (3, 6, 7)**

**QUIZ 1 "GRAPHICAL ANALYSIS" (Periods 3 and 6)**- Review Graph Analysis Worksheet (Period 7)

**ROTATION 2****Monday, August 24 (3) or Tuesday, August 25 (6, 7)**

**QUIZ 1 "GRAPHICAL ANALYSIS" (Period 7)**- Study Period (Periods 3 and 6)

**Tuesday, August 25 (3) or Wednesday, August 26 (6, 7)**

- Linearizing with Logger Pro

**Thursday, August 27 (3, 6) or Friday, August 28 (7)**

- Basic Motion Terminology: Scalar vs Vector; Distance vs Displacement; Speed vs Velocity; Constant and Average Velocity

**Friday, August 28 (3) or Monday, August 31 (6, 7)**

- PIVOT Registration and Activity - "The Ping Pong Ball Bazooka"

**Tuesday, September 1 (3, 6, 7)**

- Acceleration; "Big Four" Equations for Uniformly-Accelerated Motion

**ROTATION 3****Wednesday, September 2 (3) or Thursday, September 3 (6, 7)**

- Review Homework Problems

- Signs on Acceleration and Velocity; Zero Acceleration

**Thursday, September 3 (3) or Friday, September 4 (6, 7)**

- Graphing Motion: x vs. t, v vs. t, a vs. t

- Slope vs. Area

**Tuesday, September 8 (3, 6) or Wednesday, September 9 (7)**

- Free Fall; Acceleration Due to Gravity, g

**Wednesday, September 9 (3) or Thursday, September 10 (6, 7)**

- TEST 2 REVIEW (Day One)

**Friday, September 11 (3, 6, 7)**

- TEST 2 REVIEW (Day Two)

**ROTATION 4****Monday, September 14 (3) or Tuesday, September 15 (6, 7)**

**TEST 2 "ONE-DIMENSIONAL MOTION"**

**Tuesday, September 15 (3) or Wednesday, September 16 (6, 7)**

- Logger Pro Video Motion Analysis

**Thursday, September 17 (3, 6) or Friday, September 18 (7)**

- OpenStax Sections 3.2-3.3: Adding Perpendicular Vectors; Standard Direction

**Friday, September 18 (3) or Monday, September 21 (6, 7)**

- OpenStax Sections 3.2-3.3: Finding Vector Components; Adding Non-Perpendicular Vectors

**Tuesday, September 22 (3, 6, 7)**

- Work on Review Problems Worksheet - #5, 9, 10, 12, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 30, 32, 34

**ROTATION 5****Wednesday, September 23 (3) or Thursday, September 24 (6, 7)**

- QUIZ 3 REVIEW

**Thursday, September 24 (3) or Monday, September 28 (6, 7)**

**QUIZ 3 "VECTORS"**

**Tuesday, September 29 (3, 6) or Wednesday, September 30 (7)**

- OpenStax Section 3.4: Projectile Motion 1 - Vertical vs. Horizontal Velocity; Horizontal Launch; Graphs of Horizontal Launch; "Speed" Video; Problems #1-2 in Homework Packet

**Wednesday, September 30 (3) or Thursday, October 1 (6, 7)**

- Review Homework Problems; Difference with Angled Launch; Begin Work on Homework Workbook Pages

**Friday, October 2 (3, 6, 7)**

- OpenStax Section 3.4: Projectile Motion 2 - Angled Launch; Range, Time, and Height Formulas; Maximum Range Angle; Graphs of Angled Launch; Problems #8-11 in Homework Packet

**ROTATION 6****Monday, October 5 (3) or Tuesday, October 6 (6, 7)**

- Review Homework Problems; Begin Work on Projectile Motion FRQ Homework

**Tuesday, October 6 (3) or Wednesday, October 7 (6, 7)**

- TEST 4 REVIEW

**Thursday, October 8 (3, 6) or Friday, October 9 (7)**

**TEST 4 "TWO-DIMENSIONAL MOTION"**

**Friday, October 9 (3) or Monday, October 12 (6, 7)**

- LAB - Free Throw Video Analysis

**Tuesday, October 13 (3, 6, 7)**

- Types of Forces; Free-Body Diagrams

**QUARTER 2**

**ROTATION 7****Thursday, October 15 (3 - Online) or Tuesday, October 20 (6, 7)**

- Review Free-Body Diagrams (FBD) Worksheet
- Review Test 4 (Periods 6 and 7)

**Tuesday, October 20 (3) or Wednesday, October 21 (6, 7)**

- PIVOT Lab - "Fan Cart: Force and Acceleration"
- Review Test 4 (Period 3)

**Thursday, October 22 (3, 6) or Friday, October 23 (7)**

- Newton's First Law (Inertia); The Newton; Weight and Mass; Net Force and Equilibrium

**Friday, October 23 (3) or Monday, October 26 (6, 7)**

- Forces on a Ramp; Components of Weight

**Tuesday, October 27 (3, 6, 7)**

- Second Law of Motion (F=ma); Weight; Normal Force and Apparent Weight; Atwood Machines

**ROTATION 8****Wednesday, October 28 (3) or Thursday, October 29 (6, 7)**

- Review Atwood Machines; Modified Atwood Machines; Free-Response Question #2

**Thursday, October 29 (3) or Friday, October 30 (6, 7)**

- Friction; Coefficient of Friction; Static vs. Kinetic Friction; Friction on a Ramp

**Monday, November 2 (3, 6) or Tuesday, November 3 (7)**

- Review Remaining Packet Problems #13-26

**Tuesday, November 3 (3) or Wednesday, November 4 (6, 7)**

- Free-Response Question #4

**Thursday, November 5 (3, 6, 7)**

- TEST 5 REVIEW

**ROTATION 9****Friday, November 6 (3) or Monday, November 9 (6, 7)**

**TEST 5 "DYNAMICS AND NEWTON'S LAWS"**

**Monday, November 9 (3) or Tuesday, November 10 (6, 7)**

- PIVOT Lab - "Modified Atwood's Machine"

**Wednesday, November 11 (3, 6) or Thursday, November 12 (7)**

- Periods 3 and 6: Centripetal Acceleration; Period vs Frequency; Centripetal Force; Tangential Velocity
- Period 7: NO SCHOOL - Weather Day

**Thursday, November 12 (3) or Friday, November 13 (6, 7)**

- Period 3: NO SCHOOL - Weather Day
- Period 6: Study Period
- Period 7: Centripetal Acceleration; Period vs. Frequency; Centripetal Force; Tangential Velocity

**Monday, November 16 (3, 6, 7)**

**QUIZ 6 DISTRIBUTED (Due FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20, at 3:15 p.m.!)**- Motion in a Vertical Circle; Motion in a Horizontal Circle or Conical Pendulum

**ROTATION 10****Tuesday, November 17 (3) or Wednesday, November 18 (6, 7)**

- Common Uniform Circular Motion FRQ

**Wednesday, November 18 (3) or Thursday, November 19 (6, 7)**

- Universal Gravitation; Newton's Law and Constant; Formula for g

**Friday, November 20 (3, 6) or Monday, November 30 (7)**

**QUIZ 6 "CIRCULAR MOTION AND GRAVITATION"**__DUE ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20, AT 3:15 P.M.__!

**Monday, November 30 (3) or Tuesday, December 1 (6, 7)**

**Wednesday, December 2 (3, 6, 7)**

**ROTATION 11****Thursday, December 3 (3) or Friday, December 4 (6, 7)**

**Friday, December 4 (3) or Monday, December 7 (6, 7)**

**Tuesday, December 8 (3, 6) or Wednesday, December 9 (7)**

**Wednesday, December 9 (3) or Thursday, December 10 (6, 7)**

**Friday, Friday 11 (3, 6, 7)**