Grader: Bin Guo
Solutions to Text problems from the web These solutions have been posted online, but not be anyone connected to the course. You may use them for a cross check after you have solved the problems yourself, but in case of any errors in these solutions, you are still responsible for supplying the correct answer.
Another set of solutions from the web
There will be a 15 minute quiz in Friday Aug 31, with questions similar to that on HW 1.
Quiz 1 solutions
Quiz 2 solutions
An interesting article on group velocities
There will be a 15 minute quiz in Monday Sep 24, with questions similar to HW questions from Chapter 3.
Quiz 3 solutions
Test 1 solutions
There will be a 15 minute quiz in Wednesday Oct 31. The material will be chapter 5.
Quiz 4 solutions
Midterm 2 solutions
Announcement: The final exam will be in McPherson 1035 on Wed Dec 5, from 5.00 pm t0 7.00 pm. The exam will cover chapter 7 and whatever we would have finished from chapter 10.
Some brief notes on angular momentum
The grade distribution will be: HW 10%, Quizzes 25% (lowest quiz grade to be dropped), Midterms 20 percent each, Final 25%