Kinematics via Algebraic Means 

HANDOUTS
Reading
notes
Objectives
notes
Formulas for the daily formula quiz.
notes Animation to accompany problem #35 from the worksheets
Worksheet
Worksheet (ALL) online
worksheet
Worksheet (ALL) Acrobat file
worksheet
Flash Cards -Standard Acrobat file
Simulation Motion on a flat track: online simulator
Simulation Motion on a inclined track: online simulator
Simulation Risky Kinematics
worksheet answers
Worksheet Answers (12,13,14,15,18,23,38,39,42,43,44,45,52,53,54) This link will not be active the whole unit.
worksheet answers
QOD
Pre-Test QOD emphasizing everything you need to show. This link will not be active for the whole unit.
  Yellow Light Actiivty -online lab component
presentation 01 Vector Basics -Part 1 (Part 2 will be covered in a later unit.)
Objectives Addressed: Students will be able to:
 
  • Draw a vector
  • Identify a vector's tip and tail
  • Define "resultant"
  • Graphically add and subtract vectors where the answer is a picture.
presentation 02 Presentation: Getting started with problem solving
Objectives Addressed: Students will be able to:
 
  • Identify and list the "givens" in a problem.
  • Define the variables in the formulae

presentation 03 Presentation: Kinematics Problem Solving Steps with Example:
Objectives Addressed: Students will be able to:
 
  • Identify and list the "givens" in a problem.
  • Identify the correct forumula to use to solve a problem

presentation 03.5 Presentation: g's
Objectives Addressed: Students will be able to:
 
  • Define what a, "g" is
  • Convert between m/s2 anf g's.

presentationnotes

math exampleExample

04 Presentation: Kinematics Problem Solving "Race" problems w/math help towards the end.
04B Example: Kinematics Problem Solving Steps for "Race" Problems

Objectives Addressed: Students will be able to:
 
  • Identify a race problem
  • Explain the key logic principle to solving race problems
  • Communicate a method for solving race problems
  • Solve race problems.
VidCast This QuickTime video shows how to solve, "drag race," style problems using kinematics. It supports, "Presentation 04," above. It plays on both Mac and Windows platforms. You may need to download the free player here. (The video is about 9 Mb.)
presentation s05 Presentation: Kinematics Problem Solving Steps for "Segmented" Problems
Objectives Addressed: Students will be able to:
 
  • Identify a segmented problem
  • Explain the key logic principle to solving segmented problems
  • Communicate a method for solving segmented problems
  • Solve segmented problems.
VidCast This QuickTime video shows how to solve, "segmented," style problems using kinematics. It supports, "Presentation 05," above. It plays on both Mac and Windows platforms. You may need to download the free player here. (The video is about 8 Mb.)
Quiz ON LINE PRE-TEST Part 1
Quiz ON LINE PRE-TEST Part 2
Quiz ON LINE PRE-TEST Part 3 Listing the givens and the unknown
Mastery Assignment page Mastery assignment for this unit

 


Presentation Notes used in class.
  Introduction, the essential question, the formulae
 
 
 
 

 


(Standard Level classes are not responsible for problems 8 and 9 on this quiz in part 2.)

December 6, 2011 3:33 PM

by Tony Wayne ...(If you are a teacher, please feel free to use these resources in your teaching.)