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**AP PHYSICS 1**

**QUARTER 1**

**ROTATION 1****Monday, August 12 (2, 3, 5) or Tuesday, August 13 (7)**

**Class Information and Policies****Begin the Direct Variation Graphing Labs**

**Tuesday, August 13 (2, 3) or Wednesday, August 14 (5, 7)**

**Complete the Direct Variation Graphing Labs**

**Thursday, August 15 (2, 3, 5) or Friday, August 16 (7)**

**Graphing Techniques, Relationships (Direct, Inverse, Quadratic, Square Root), and "Straightening" Graphs****MKS Units and Factor-Label Method**

**Friday, August 16 (2, 3) or Monday, August 19 (5, 7)**

**Review Graphical Analysis Worksheet and Science Graphing Techniques**

**Monday, August 19 (2) or Tuesday, August 20 (3, 5, 7)**

**GRAPHICAL ANALYSIS QUIZ #1****Using Logger Pro**

**ROTATION 2****Wednesday, August 21 (2, 3, 5) or Thursday, August 22 (7)**

**Basic Kinematics Terms: Motion, Position, Distance vs. Displacement, Speed vs. Velocity, Acceleration**

**Thursday, August 22 (2, 3) or Friday, August 23 (5, 7)**

**2.1 and 2.2: Constant Velocity; Graphing Displacement vs. Time and Velocity vs. Time**

**Monday, August 26 (2, 3, 5) or Tuesday, August 27 (7)**

**Logger Pro Graph of Constant Velocity Car Due****2.4 to 2.6: Acceleration; Slope of a v-t Graph; Signs of v and a; The "Big Four" Equations**

**Tuesday, August 27 (2, 3) or Wednesday, August 28 (5, 7)**

**2.3: Instantaneous Velocity; Graphing Uniformly-Accelerated Motion (x-t, v-t, a-t); Concavity on x-t Graph**

**Wednesday, August 28 (2) or Thursday, August 29 (3, 5, 7)**

**Free-Response Solving Strategy and Expectations; Free Response Concept Abbreviations****2.7: Free Fall; Acceleration Due to Gravity, g**

**ROTATION 3****Friday, August 30 (2, 3, 5) or Tuesday, September 3 (7)**

**Class Time to Work on Homework Chapter 2 (SUBSTITUTE Periods 2, 3, 5)****Period 7 - HURRICANE DAY**

**Tuesday, September 3 (2, 3) or Wednesday, September 4 (5, 7)**

**HURRICANE DAY**

**Thursday, September 5 (2, 3, 5) or Friday, September 6 (7)**

**Periods 2, 3, 5 - HURRICANE DAY****Period 7 - Class Time to Work on Homework Chapter 2**

**Friday, September 6 (2, 3) or Monday, September 9 (5, 7)**

**Test Review Worksheet; Multiple Choice Test Question Examples from Text**

**Monday, September 9 (2) or Tuesday, September 10 (3, 5, 7)**

**HOMEWORK CHAPTER 2 DUE!****Logger Pro Video Analysis of Ball Drop; Videotaping Accelerating Toy Car**

**ROTATION 4****Wednesday, September 11 (2, 3, 5) or Thursday, September 12 (7)**

**REVIEW for TEST #2 (Chapter 2: One-Dimensional Motion)**

**Thursday, September 12 (2, 3) or Friday, September 13 (5, 7)**

**TEST #2 (Chapter 2: One-Dimensional Motion)**

**Monday, September 16 (2, 3, 5) or Tuesday, September 17 (7)**

**Logger Pro Graphs of Accelerating Car Due**

**3.1 and 3.2: Adding Perpendicular Vectors; Standard Direction**

**Tuesday, September 17 (2, 3) or Wednesday, September 18 (5, 7)**

**3.2: Finding Vector Components; Adding Non-Perpendicular Vectors**

**Wednesday, September 18 (2) or Thursday, September 19 (3, 5, 7)**

**Vector Problem Examples**

**ROTATION 5****Friday, September 20 (2, 3, 5) or Monday, September 23 (7)**

**VECTORS QUIZ #3****3.3 and 3.4: Acceleration on a Ramp; Motion in Two Dimensions**

**Monday, September 23 (2, 3) or Tuesday, September 24 (**

**5, 7)**

**3.5 and 3.6: Projectile Motion - Horizontal and Angled Launch**

**Wednesday, September 25 (2, 3, 5) or Thursday, September 26 (7)**

**Projectile Motion Problem Examples**

**Thursday, September 26 (2, 3) or Monday, September 30 (5, 7)**

**Range of a Projectile; 3.7: Circular Motion and Centripetal Acceleration**

**Monday, September 30 (2) or Tuesday, October 1 (3, 5, 7)**

**3.8: Relative Motion; Two-Dimensional Motion Free-Response Examples**

**ROTATION 6****Wednesday, October 2 (2, 3, 5) or Thursday, October 3 (7)**

**HOMEWORK CHAPTER 3 DUE!****Two-Dimensional Motion Conceptual and Multiple Choice Questions**

**Thursday, October 3 (2, 3) or Friday, October 4 (5, 7)**

**REVIEW for TEST #4 (Chapter 3: Motion in Two Dimensions)**

**Monday, October 7 (2, 3, 5) or Tuesday, October 8 (7)**

**TEST #4 (Chapter 3: Motion in Two Dimensions)**

**Tuesday, October 8 (2, 3) or Wednesday, October 9 (5, 7)**

**Periods 2 and 3 - Alternate Test Date****Periods 5 and 7 - Free Throw Logger Pro Video Analysis**

**Wednesday, October 9 (2) or Thursday, October 10 (3, 5, 7)**

**Acceleration on a Ramp Lab**

**QUARTER 2**

**ROTATION 7****Tuesday, October 15 (2, 3, 5) or Thursday, October 17 (7)**

**Types of Forces and Free-Body Diagrams**

**Thursday, October 17 (2, 3) or Friday, October 18 (5, 7)**

**Review Free-Body Diagrams****Periods 2 and 3 - Free Throw Logger Pro Video Analysis****Periods 5 and 7 - Study Time**

**Monday, October 21 (2, 3, 5) or Tuesday, October 22 (7)**

**FREE-BODY DIAGRAMS QUIZ****Net Force; Newton's First Law and Inertia; Newton Unit; Equilibrium**

**Tuesday, October 22 (2, 3) or Wednesday, October 23 (5, 7)**

**Newton's First Law Problems**

**Wednesday, October 23 (2) or Thursday, October 24 (3, 5, 7)**

**Force Table Lab; Forces in Equilibrium**

**ROTATION 8****Friday, October 25 (2, 3, 5) or Monday, October 28 (7)**

**Study Period; Work on Chapters 4 and 5 Homework**

**Monday, October 28 (2, 3) or Tuesday, October 29 (5, 7)**

**Newton's Second and Third Laws; Weight Formula; Normal Force and Apparent Weight**

**Wednesday, October 30 (2, 3, 5) or Thursday, October 31 (7)**

**Newton's Second Law Problems****Atwood Machine Prelab Discussion**

**Thursday, October 31 (2, 3) or Friday, November 1 (5, 7)**

**Atwood Machine Lab**

**Friday, November 1 (2) or Monday, November 4 (3, 5, 7)**

**Friction; Coefficient of Friction; Static vs. Kinetic Friction**

**ROTATION 9****Tuesday, November 5 (2, 3, 5) or Wednesday, November 6 (7)**

**Atwood Machine Lab DUE****Friction Problems**

**Wednesday, November 6 (2, 3) or Thursday, November 7 (5, 7)**

**HOMEWORK CHAPTERS 4 and 5 DUE!**

**Dynamics Free-Response and Textbook Multiple Choice Questions**

**Friday, November 8 (2, 3, 5) or Monday, November 11 (7)**

**REVIEW for TEST #5 (Chapters 4 and 5: Dynamics and Newton's Laws)**

**Monday, November 11 (2, 3) or Tuesday, November 12 (5, 7)**

**TEST #5 (Chapters 4 and 5: Dynamics and Newton's Laws)**

**Tuesday, November 12 (2) or Wednesday, November 13 (3, 5, 7)**

**Universal Gravitation; Newton's Law and Constant; Calculating g Using Universal Gravitation**

**ROTATION 10****Thursday, November 14 (2, 3, 5) or Friday, November 15 (7)**

**Gravitation Problems from Textbook (SUBSTITUTE Periods 2, 3, and 5)**

**Friday, November 15 (2, 3) or Monday, November 18 (5, 7)**

**Centripetal Force; Centripetal Force in FBDs; Vertical and Horizontal Circles**

**Tuesday, November 19 (2, 3, 5) or Wednesday, November 20 (7)**

**REVIEW for QUIZ #6 (Chapter 6: Uniform Circular Motion)**

**Wednesday, November 20 (2, 3) or Thursday, November 21 (5, 7)**

**QUIZ #6 (Chapter 6: Uniform Circular Motion)**

**Thursday, November 21 (2) or Friday, November 22 (3, 5, 7)**

**"Flying Pig" Lab**

**ROTATION 11****Monday, December**

**2 (2, 3, 5) or Tuesday, December 3 (7)**

**Work and the Joule; Energy; Kinetic and Gravitational Potential; Work-Energy Theorem; Work Lost to Friction**

**Tuesday, December 3 (2, 3) or Wednesday, December 4 (5, 7)**

**Conservation of Mechanical Energy; Escape Velocity; Spring Force and Elastic Potential Energy**

**Thursday, December 5 (2, 3, 5) or Friday, December 6 (7)**

**Power and the Watt; Work Done by a Varying Force; Area Under F-x and F-v Graphs**

**Friday, December 6 (2, 3) or Monday, December 9 (5, 7)**

**Energy Free-Response and Textbook Multiple Choice Questions**

**Monday, December 9 (2) or Tuesday, December 10 (3, 5, 7)**

**REVIEW for TEST #7 (Chapter 10: Energy)**

**ROTATION 12****Wednesday, December**

**11 (2, 3, 5) or Thursday, December 12 (7)**

**TEST #7 (Chapter 10: Energy)**

**Thursday, December 12 (2, 3) or Friday, December 13 (5, 7)**

**SEMESTER EXAM REVIEW**

**Monday, December 16 (2, 3, 5, 7)**

**SEMESTER EXAM REVIEW**

__SEMESTER EXAM__- TUESDAY, DECEMBER 17, at 1:45 P.M. in McGEHEE AUDITORIUM!**QUARTER 3**

**ROTATION 13****Monday, January 6 (2, 3, 5) or Tuesday, January 7 (7)**

**Review First Semester Exam****Period of a Pendulum Prelab Discussion**

**Tuesday, January 7 (2, 3) or Wednesday, January 8 (5, 7)**

**Period of a Pendulum Lab**

**Thursday, January 9 (2, 3, 5) or Friday, January 10 (7)**

**Impulse, Impulse-Momentum Theorem; Conservation of Linear Momentum; Ballistic Pendulum (Periods 2, 3, and 5)****Study Period - Junior Day (Period 7)**

**Friday, January 10 (2, 3) or Monday, January 13 (5, 7)**

**Impulse, Impulse-Momentum Theorem; Conservation of Linear Momentum; Ballistic Pendulum (Period 7)****Study Period - Junior Day (Periods 2, 3, and 5)**

**Monday, January 13 (2) or Tuesday, January 14 (3, 5, 7)**

**Momentum Problem Worksheets**

**ROTATION 14****Wednesday, January 15 (2, 3, 5) or Thursday, January 16 (7)**

**SUBSTITUTE: Momentum Problem Worksheets**

**Thursday, January 16 (2, 3) or Friday, January 17 (5, 7)**

**Conservation of Two-Dimensional Momentum; Elastic vs. Inelastic Collisions**

**Tuesday, January 21 (2, 3, 5) or Wednesday, January 22 (7)**

**Simple Harmonic Motion (SHM); K, U, v, and a in SHM; Period of Mass on a Spring and Pendulum; Restoring Force and Max Velocity for Mass on a Spring and Pendulum**

**Wednesday, January 22 (2, 3) or Thursday, January 23 (5, 7)**

**Other Velocities for Mass on a Spring and Pendulum; Graphing SHM; Trigonometric Formula for SHM Function**

**Thursday, January 23 (2) or Friday, January 24 (3, 5, 7)**

**Homework Packet #8 Due****Multiple Choice Questions and SHM Problems**

**ROTATION 15****Monday, January 27 (2, 3, 5) or Tuesday, January 28 (7)**

**REVIEW for TEST #8 (Chapters 9 and 14: Momentum and Simple Harmonic Motion)**

**Tuesday, January 28 (2, 3) or Wednesday, January 29 (5, 7)**

**TEST #8 (Chapters 9 and 14: Momentum and Simple Harmonic Motion)**

**Thursday, January 30 (2, 3, 5) or Friday, January 31 (7)**

**Rotational Kinematics; "Big Four" for Rotation; Center of Mass (Sections 7.1, 7.2, and 7.4)**

**Friday, January 31 (2, 3) or Monday, February 3 (5, 7)**

**Torque and Net Torque (Section 7.3)**

**Monday, February 3 (2) or Tuesday, February 4 (3, 5, 7)**

**Static Equilibrium: Balanced Net Force and Torque (Section 8.1)**

**ROTATION 16****Wednesday, February 5 (2, 3, 5) or Thursday, February 6 (7)**

**Multiple Choice and Sample Free-Response Questions**

**Thursday, February 6 (2, 3) or Friday, February 7 (5, 7)**

**REVIEW for TEST #9 (Chapters 7.1-7.4 and 8.1: Rotation Part One: Kinematics, Torque, and Statics)**

**Monday, February 10 (2, 3, 5) or Tuesday, February 11 (7)**

**Leaning Ladder Problem****REVIEW for TEST #9 (Chapters 7.1-7.4 and 8.1: Rotation Part One: Kinematics, Torque, and Statics)**

**Tuesday, February 11 (2, 3) or Wednesday, February 12 (5, 7)**

**TEST #9 (Chapters 7.1-7.4 and 8.1: Rotation Part One: Kinematics, Torque, and Statics)**

**Wednesday, February 12 (2) or Thursday, February 13 (3, 5, 7)**

**Kahoot Mechanics Review**

**ROTATION 17****Tuesday, February 18 (2, 3, 5) or Wednesday, February 19 (7)**

**Rotational Inertia; Parallel-Axis Theorem; Newton's Second Law for Rotation (Sections 7.5 and 7.6)**

**Wednesday, February 19 (2, 3) or Thursday, February 20 (5, 7)**

**Rotational Kinetic Energy; Rolling Motion (Sections 7.7 and 10.3)**

**Friday, February 21 (2, 3, 5) or Monday, February 24 (7)**

**Angular Momentum and Its Conservation; Rotational Work and Power (Section 9.7)**

**Monday, February 24 (2, 3) or Tuesday, February 25 (5, 7)**

**Multiple Choice Questions and Test Review Problems (Homework Packet #10, 26, 53, 54, 67, 74, 77, 80)**

**Tuesday, February 25 (2) or Wednesday, February 26 (3, 5, 7)**

**REVIEW for TEST #10 (Chapters 7.5-7.7, 9.7, and 10.3: Rotation Part Two: Dynamics)**

**ROTATION 18****Thursday, February 27 (2, 3, 5) or Friday, February 28 (7)**

**REVIEW for TEST #10 (Chapters 7.5-7.7, 9.7, and 10.3: Rotation Part Two: Dynamics)**

**Friday, February 28 (2, 3) or Monday, March 2 (5, 7)**

**TEST #10 (Chapters 7.5-7.7, 9.7, and 10.3: Rotation Part Two: Dynamics)**

**Tuesday, March 3 (2, 3, 5) or Wednesday, March 4 (7)**

**Wednesday, March 4 (2, 3) or Thursday, March 5 (5, 7)**

**Thursday, March 5 (2) or Friday, March 6 (3, 5, 7)**

**QUARTER 4**

**ROTATION 19****Monday, March 9 (2, 3, 5) or Tuesday, March 10 (7)**

**Tuesday, March 10 (2, 3) or Wednesday, March 11 (5, 7)**

**Thursday, March 12 (2, 3, 5) or Monday, March 23 (7)**

**Monday, March 23 (2, 3) or Tuesday, March 24 (5, 7)**

**Tuesday, March 24 (2) or Wednesday, March 25 (3, 5, 7)**

**ROTATION 20****Thursday, March 26 (2, 3, 5) or Friday, March 27 (7)**

**Friday, March 27 (2, 3) or Monday, March 30 (5, 7)**

**Tuesday, March 31 (2, 3, 5) or Wednesday, April 1 (7)**

**Wednesday, April 1 (2, 3) or Thursday, April 2 (5, 7)**

**Thursday, April 2 (2) or Friday, April 3 (3, 5, 7)**

**ROTATION 21****Monday, April 6 (2, 3, 5) or Tuesday, April 7 (7)**

**Tuesday, April 7 (2, 3) or Wednesday, April 8 (5, 7)**

**Thursday, April 9 (2, 3, 5) or Tuesday, April 14 (7)**

**Tuesday, April 14 (2, 3) or Wednesday, April 15 (5, 7)**

**Wednesday, April 15 (2) or Thursday, April 16 (3, 5, 7)**

**ROTATION 22****Friday, April 17 (2, 3, 5) or Monday, April 20 (7)**

**Monday, April 20 (2, 3) or Tuesday, April 21 (5, 7)**

**Wednesday, April 22 (2, 3, 5) or Thursday, April 23 (7)**

**Thursday, April 23 (2, 3) or Friday, April 24 (5, 7)**

**Friday, April 24 (2) or Monday, April 27 (3, 5, 7)**

**ROTATION 23****Tuesday, April 28 (2, 3, 5) or Wednesday, April 29 (7)**

**Wednesday, April 29 (2, 3) or Thursday, April 30 (5, 7)**

**Friday, May 1 (2, 3, 5) or Monday, May 4 (7)**

**Monday, May 4 (2, 3) or Tuesday, May 5 (5, 7)**

**Tuesday, May 5 (2) or Wednesday, May 6 (3, 5, 7)**

**ROTATION 24****Thursday, May 7 (2, 3, 5) or Friday, May 8 (7)**

**AP PHYSICS 1 EXAM Thursday, May 7, at Noon!**

**Friday, May 8 (2, 3) or Monday, May 11 (5, 7)**

**Tuesday, May 12 (2, 3, 5) or Wednesday, May 13 (7)**

**Wednesday, May 13 (2, 3) or Thursday, May 14 (5, 7)**

**Thursday, May 14 (2) or Friday, May 15 (3, 5, 7)**