# Assignment Sheet and Class Schedule

Homework assignments: An entry such as “S64” means problem 64 from the problem supplement.
The problem supplement comes with the text and has a green cover.

WEEK #1
LAB: NONE
HOMEWORK: Ch. 16: Q3,Q7,3,12,20,22,33,36,S84,S86,55

SEP     24  W  L Simple Harmonic Motion  (Ch. 16: 1-3)
25  R   R Oscillations
26  F    L Energy, The Pendulum (Ch. 16:  4,6,7)

WEEK #2
LAB: VIBRATIONS
HOMEWORK: Ch. 17: Q1,Q5,2,S57,S64,8,16,S60,26,33,38,40

SEP     29  M  L Driven oscillators (Ch. 16:  8,9)
30  T   R Waves
OCT      1  W  L Transverse,  Longitudinal Waves  (Ch. 17: 1-5)
2  R   R QUIZ 1   (Ch. 16)
3  F    L Strings and Superposition (Ch.17:  6-9)

WEEK #3
LAB: STANDING WAVES
HOMEWORK: Ch. 18: Q14,2,5,10,13,16,22,28,S75,S76

OCT      6  M  L Interference (Ch. 17:  11-12)
7  T   R Waves
8  M  L  Sound waves (Ch. 18: 1-3)
9  R   R QUIZ 2   (Ch. 17)
10  F    L More Interference (Ch.18:  4-7)

WEEK #4
LAB: NONE
HOMEWORK: Ch. 34: Q7,1,S82,9,45,S69,53,57

OCT    13  M  L Doppler Effect (Ch. 18:  8,9)
14  T   R Prepare for Midterm I
15  W  L Maxwell’s Equations & EM Waves (Ch. 34: 1-3)
16  R   R MIDTERM I (Chs. 16-18)
17  F    L Reflection and Refraction (Chap 34:  6-8)

WEEK #5
LAB: WAVE INTERFERENCE: BEATS AND COMPLEX  WAVES
HOMEWORK: Ch. 35: Q1,Q2,1,6,S61,18,27,S60,28,35

OCT    20  M  L EM Waves
21  T   R Review Midterm I
22  W  L Images and Plane Mirrors (Chap 35:  1,2)
23  R   R EM Waves and Images
24  F    L Thin Lenses (Chap 35:  5,6)

WEEK #6
LAB: MICROWAVE  INTERFERENCE
HOMEWORK: Ch. 36: Q7,1,5,7,10,12,13,20,21,27

OCT    27  M  L Thin Lenses and Optical Instruments (Ch. 35:  7)
28  T   R Images
29  W  L Interference and Diffraction (Ch. 36:  1-3)
30  R   R QUIZ 3 (Ch.  35)
31  F    LYoung’s Double Slit Experiment (Ch. 36:  4-6)

WEEK #7
LAB: NONE
HOMEWORK: Ch. 37: Q6,Q7,2,4,6, 9,10, 27,28, 31,32

NOV     3  M  L Young’s Experiment
4  T   R Prepare for Midterm II
5  W  L Single Slit Diffraction (Ch. 37:  1-3)
6  R   R MIDTERM II (Chs.  34-36)
7  F    L Double Slit Diffraction, Gratings (Ch .37:  4-7)

WEEK #8
LAB : NONE
HOMEWORK: Ch. 38: Q4,Q10,S58,3,6,11,12,25,26,37,S61

NOV   10  M  L Special Relativity: Postulates  (Ch. 38: Sect 1-3)
11  T   - Veteran’s Day, no classes
12  W  L Simultaneity and Time (Ch. 38: 4-6)
13  R   R Special Relativity
14  F    L Time and Length  (Ch. 38: 9-12)

WEEK #9
LAB: MULTIPLE SLIT INTERFERENCE
HOMEWORK: Ch. 39: 5,8,38,43,50,64,74,75 and Handout problems.

NOV   17  M  L Special Relativity: Problem Solving
18  T   R Special Relativity
19  W  L Velocity, Energy, and Momentum
20  R   R QUIZ 4 (Ch. 38)
21  F    L Photons and Electrons (Ch. 39:  1-4)

WEEK #10
LAB: NONE
HOMEWORK: Ch. 40: Q2,Q4,4,6,11,14,17 and Handout problems.

NOV   24  M  L Probability Waves (Ch. 39:  5-7)
25  T   R Waves In Quantum Mechanics
26  W  L Electrons - Uncertainty, Tunneling (Ch. 39:  8-9)
27  R   J Thanksgiving Day, no classes
28  F    J Columbus Day (observed), no classes

WEEK #11
LAB: POTENTIAL WELLS
HOMEWORK:     NONE

DEC      1  M  L Matter Waves and Wells (Ch. 40:  1-4)
2  T   R Matter Waves and Wells
3  W  L Quantum Mechanics: Problem Solving
4  R   R QUIZ 5   (Chs. 39,40)
5  F    L Quantum Mechanics: Technology and Progress Towards Understanding The Universe

The FINAL EXAMINATION is scheduled based on the Tuesday
recitation meeting time and will be given in your recitation room on:

Wednesday, December 10, from 9:30 to 11:18.