Michael E. Goggin, Ph. D.

Physics 100 Homework Assignments

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Below are the assigned Conceptual Exercises(CE), Problems (P) and additional questions for each chapter.

Additional questions are generally questions over extra material from lecture. They are not exhaustive of the type of questions that can/will be asked.

Chapter 1:

CE: 6, 10, 13, 14, 21, 22, 24, 27, 30, 31

Additional Ch. 1 questions:

a. Name one difference between pure science and applied science.

b. The method Aristarchus used to measure the distance to the Earth-Moon distance could be used to measure the size of the Sun once the Earth-Sun distance is determined. Given Aristarchus’ value for the Earth-Sun distance, 620 earth diameters, what is the diameter of the Sun?

Chapter 2:

CE: 1, 4, 8, 10, 16, 18, 19, 21, 27, 29, 30, 31, 36, 37, 38, 41, 45, 46

Chapter 3:

CE: 2, 3, 8, 11, 14, 16, 18, 20, 24, 28, 30, 32, 35, 36, 37

P: 2, 7, 10

Chapter 4:

CE: 1, 2 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 15, 16, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 35, 36, 41, 43, 44, 58, 59

P: 1, 3, 5, 13, 24

Chapter 5:

CE: 1, 2, 5, 6, 8, 9, 12, 13, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 24, 25, 34, 35, 37, 38, 39, 40

P: 1, 2, 5, 11

Exercises for Rotational Motion

(This is a pdf of exercises relating to the material presented in class on rotational motion, etc.)

Chapter 6:

CE: 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 15, 16, 23, 24, 27, 28, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 42, 43, 44, 47

P: 1, 3, 5, 7, 14, 15, 19

Chaos

Watch this documentary: ▶ The Strange New Science of Chaos – YouTube

Worksheet for Chaos video

chapter 7:

CE: 3, 4, 7, 8, 9, 10, 16, 17, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28, 31, 32, 33, 34, 37, 38, 39, 40, 42

P: 1, 3, 4, 5, 13, 15, 17

chapter 8:

CE: 2, 14, 16, 19, 20, 23, 25, 26, 28, 30, 31, 32, 35, 36, 37

P: 3, 6, 13, 14

chapter 9:

CE: 1, 2, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 28, 29, 32, 33, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48

P: 1, 3, 7, 9, 13, 15, 18 19

chapter 12:

CE: 1, 6, 8, 9, 10, 13, 18, 19, 26, 31, 32, 33, 34

chapter 13: TBD