Best Practice High School

Conceptual Physics Unit #6

(THREE WEEK SCHEDULE)

NEWTON'S LAWS OF MOTION

 

LABS: (240)

 

6-1 CONSTANT FORCE & ACCEL (40)

6-2 CHANGE IN FORCE & ACCEL (40)

6-3 CHANGE IN MASS & ACCEL (40)

6-4 PULLS AND JERKS (15)

6-5 CARD AND NICKEL (15)

6-6 FLASK AND HOOP (15)

6-6 STACK OF PENNIES (15)

6-8 USING EQUATIONS (25)

6-9 CONSTANT ACCELERATION (25)

6-10 NEWTON'S 3RD LAW GAME (25)

6-11 FRICTION (25)

 

WORKSHEET: (45)

 

6-1 PROBLEMS ON NEWTONS 2ND 

LAW AND FRICTION (45)

 

 

 

READING: (75)

 

"CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS TEXT" 

(#3 ASSIGNMENT)

 

CHAPTER #3 (PAGES 25-33) 

25 POINTS

CHAPTER #4 (PAGES 36-48)

25 POINTS

CHAPTER #5 (PAGES 54-63)

25 POINTS

 

 

POINT VALUES:

 

A 400

B 350

C 300

D 250

 

 
 
 

 

DEFINITIONS: (60)

 

FORCE

FRICTION

INERTIA

NEWTON'S 1ST LAW

MASS

KILOGRAM

WEIGHT

NEWTON

NEWTONS 2ND LAW

NET FORCE

INVERSELY

SUPPORT FORCE

NORMAL FORCE

AIR RESISTANCE

PRESSURE

TERMINAL VELOCITY

NEWTON'S 3RD LAW

INTERACTION

ACTION FORCE 

REACTION FORCE

 

TEST:

 

BELL QUIZ #1 (200)

BELL QUIZ #2 (25)

BELL QUIZ #3 (25)

BELL QUIZ #4 (25)

 

UNIT TEST (100)

 

 

TOTALS:

 

LABS (240)

WORKSHEET (45)

READING (75)

DEFINITIONS (60)

TEST (200)

TOTAL 620

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Total 715

 

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