## 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)**

- Work; Energy: Kinetic and Gravitational Potential; Work-Energy Theorem; Work Lost to Friction

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

- Conservation of Mechanical Energy; Spring Force and Elastic Potential Energy

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

- Power; Work Done by Varying Force; Area Under F-x and F-v Graphs; Slopes vs. Areas

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

- Energy Free-Response Question

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

- Go Over Energy Free-Response Question and Quiz 6

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

- PIVOT Lab - "Spring Force"

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

- Final Study Period

__TEST 7 "WORK AND ENERGY"__-*TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15 @ 1:45 - 2:45 P.M. IN S106 (our classroom)!!***QUARTER 3**

**ROTATION 12****Monday, January 4 (3) or Tuesday, January 5 (6, 7)**

- Review Test 7
- Pre-Lab Discussion of Graphing Period vs. Length of a Pendulum

**Tuesday, January 5 (3) or Wednesday, January 6 (6, 7)**

- PIVOT Lab - "Period of a Pendulum"

**Thursday, January 7 (3, 6) or Friday, January 8 (7)**

- Impulse; Momentum; Impulse-Momentum Theorem; Conservation of Linear Momentum

**Friday, January 8 (3) or Monday, January 11 (6, 7)**

- Ballistic Pendulum

**Tuesday, January 12 (3, 6, 7)**

- Momentum Free-Response Question

**ROTATION 13****Wednesday, January 13 (3) or Thursday, January 14 (6, 7)**

- Recoil; 2D Conservation of Momentum; Elastic vs. Inelastic Collisions

**Thursday, January 14 (3) or Friday, January 15 (6, 7)**

- Review Momentum FRQ
- SHM (Pendulum vs. Mass on a Spring): Period vs. Frequency; K, U, v, and a in SHM; Period, Restoring Force, and Maximum Velocity

**Tuesday, January 19 (3, 6) or Wednesday, January 20 (7)**

- Graphing and Formulas for SHM; Velocity at Other Positions (Not Max) in SHM

**Wednesday, January 20 (3) or Thursday, January 21 (6, 7)**

- Review Packet #15-20; Free-Response Questions; Pendulum Lab

**Friday, January 22 (3, 6, 7)**

- TEST 8 REVIEW

**ROTATION 14****Monday, January 25 (3) or Tuesday, January 26 (6, 7)**

**TEST 8 "MOMENTUM AND SHM" (OS Chaps. 8, 16.1-16.6)**

**Tuesday, January 26 (3) or Wednesday, January 27 (6, 7)**

- Graphing SHM Using Logger Pro

**Thursday, January 28 (3, 6) or Friday, January 29 (7)**

- Periods 3 and 6: KAHOOT Mechanics Quiz
- Period 7: Junior Day (Study Period)

**Friday, January 29 (3) or Monday, February 1 (6, 7)**

- Periods 3 and 6: Junior Day (Study Period)
- Period 7: KAHOOT Mechanics Quiz

**Tuesday, February 2 (3, 6, 7)**

- Rotational Kinematics and "Big Four"; Center of Mass (OS Sections 10.1-10.2)

**ROTATION 15****Wednesday, February 3 (3) or Thursday, February 4 (6, 7)**

- Torque and Net Torque (OS Sections 9.1-9.2)

**Thursday, February 4 (3) or Friday, February 5 (6, 7)**

- Review Homework Sets 1 and 2

**Monday, February 8 (3, 6) or Tuesday, February 9 (7)**

- Static Equilibrium; Net Force = 0; Net Torque = 0 (OS Sections 9.3-9.4)

**Tuesday, February 9 (3) or Wednesday, February 10 (6, 7)**

- Review Homework Set 3

**Thursday, February 11 (3, 6, 7)**

- Work on Rotation I Free-Response Questions

**ROTATION 16****Tuesday, February 16 (3) or Wednesday, February 17 (6, 7)**

- Go Over Rotation I Free-Response Questions

**Wednesday, February 17 (3) or Thursday, February 18 (6, 7)**

- Leaning Ladder Problem
- TEST 9 REVIEW

**Friday, February 19 (3, 6) or Monday, February 22 (7)**

**TEST 9 "ROTATION I: TORQUE AND STATICS" (OS Chaps. 9.1-9.4, 10.1-10.2)**

**Monday, February 22 (3) or Tuesday, February 23 (6, 7)**

- Study Period

**Wednesday, February 24 (3, 6, 7)**

- SUBSTITUTE DAY 1 (See OneNote Class Notes)

**ROTATION 17****Thursday, February 25 (3) or Friday, February 26 (6, 7)**

- SUBSTITUTE DAY 2 (See OneNote Class Notes)

**Friday, February 26 (3) or Monday, March 1 (6, 7)**

- Period 3: SUBSTITUTE DAY 3 (See OneNote Class Notes)
- Periods 6 and 7: Go Over Sub Work and Test 9

**Tuesday, March 2 (3, 6) or Wednesday, March 3 (7)**

- Rotational Inertia; Parallel Axis Theorem; Newton's Second Law for Rotation (OS Section 10.3)

**Wednesday, March 3 (3) or Thursday, March 4 (6, 7)**

- Review Homework Problems; Finish Reviewing Test 9 and Sub Work

**Friday, March 5 (3, 6, 7)**

- Study Period

**QUARTER 4**

**ROTATION 18****Tuesday, March 16 (3) or Wednesday, March 17 (6, 7)**

**Wednesday, March 17 (3) or Thursday, March 18 (6, 7)**

**Friday, March 19 (3, 6) or Monday, March 22 (7)**

**Monday, March 22 (3) or Tuesday, March 23 (6, 7)**

**Wednesday, March 24 (3, 6, 7)**

**ROTATION 19****Thursday, March 25 (3) or Friday, March 26 (6, 7)**

**Friday, March 26 (3) or Monday, March 29 (6, 7)**

**Tuesday, March 30 (3, 6) or Wednesday, March 31 (7)**

**Wednesday, March 31 (3) or Thursday, April 1 (6, 7)**

**Tuesday, April 6 (3, 6, 7)**

**ROTATION 20****Wednesday, April 7 (3) or Thursday, April 8 (6, 7)**

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

**Monday, April 12 (3, 6) or Tuesday, April 13 (7)**

**Tuesday, April 13 (3) or Wednesday, April 14 (6, 7)**

**Thursday, April 15 (3, 6, 7)**

**ROTATION 21****Friday, April 16 (3) or Monday, April 19 (6, 7)**

**Monday, April 19 (3) or Tuesday, April 20 (6, 7)**

**Wednesday, April 21 (3, 6) or Thursday, April 22 (7)**

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

**Monday, April 26 (3, 6, 7)**

**ROTATION 22****Tuesday, April 27 (3) or Wednesday, April 28 (6, 7)**

**Wednesday, April 28 (3) or Thursday, April 29 (6, 7)**

**Friday, April 30 (3, 6) or Monday, May 3 (7)**

**Monday, May 3 (3) or Tuesday, May 4 (6, 7)**

**Wednesday, May 5 (3, 6, 7)**

**ROTATION 23****Thursday, May 6 (3) or Friday, May 7 (6, 7)**

**Friday, May 7 (3) or Monday, May 10 (6, 7)**

**Tuesday, May 11 (3, 6) or Wednesday, May 12 (7)**

**Wednesday, May 12 (3) or Thursday, May 13 (6, 7)**

**Friday, May 14 (3, 6, 7)**

**ROTATION 24****Monday, May 17 (3) or Tuesday, May 18 (6, 7)**

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

**Thursday, May 20 (3, 6) or Friday, May 21 (7)**

**Friday, May 21 (3) or Monday, May 24 (6, 7)**