Accelerated Physics 2015-2016

Teacher: Mr. Crozier

Expectations

Respect everyone and everything in the classroom.

Behavior: every student has the right to learn, every teacher has the right to teach; don't do anything that disrupts learning or teaching.

Students are responsible for all aspects of the class; peer tutoring is encouraged.

Follow all laboratory safety rules.

Grading policy:
Tests and quizzes = 50 %

Lab and homework = 45 %

Participation = 5%

Course Description

This physics course covers all the basic concepts of physics. We will cover the following topics:

Newton’s Laws of Motion: Inertia, Force and Acceleration, Action and Reaction

Momentum

Energy

Rotational Motion

Gravity

Projectile and Satellite Motion

Vibrations and Waves

Sound

Electrostatics

Electric Current

Magnetism

Electromagnetic Induction

Properties of Light