Physics 204 -- Syllabus

Date Reading Topic Laboratory
Tuesday, Jan. 24 12.1 Wavelength, frequency
Thursday, Jan. 28 12.2-12.4 Sound, speed (no lab)
Friday, Jan. 27 Review Problems
Tuesday, Jan. 31 12.5-12.8 Superposition Standing Waves
Thursday, Feb. 2 12.9-12.13 Energy current density Labs meet W/Th
Friday, Feb. 3 Review Problems
Tuesday, Feb. 7 13.1-13.2 Huyghens, double slit Audio Spectra
Thursday, Feb. 9 13.3-13.7 Interference phenomena Labs meet W/Th
Friday, Feb. 10 Review Problems
Tuesday, Feb. 14 14.1-14.3 Charge, capacitance Diffraction
Thursday, Feb. 16 14.4 Parallel plate capacitor Labs meet W/Th
Friday, Feb. 17 Review Problems
Tuesday, Feb. 21 14.4-14.5 E field, V Electrostatics
Thursday, Feb. 23 14.5-14.6 Coulomb's Law Labs meet W/Th
Friday, Feb. 24 Review Problems
Tuesday, Feb. 28 15.1-15.3 Ohm's Law EXAM 1 this week
Thursday, Mar. 2 15.4-15.6 Resistor Networks
Friday, Mar. 3 Review Go over exam
Tuesday, Mar. 6 16.1-16.2 Nerves DC circuits
Thursday, Mar. 8 16.3-16.7 Batteries Labs meet W/Th
Friday, Mar. 9 Review Problems
Tuesday, Mar. 13 17.1-17.3 Magnetic Field Oscilloscopes
Thursday, Mar. 15 17.4-17.6 Force on moving charge Labs meet W/Th
Friday, Mar. 16 Review Problems
Saturday, Mar. 17- Sunday, Mar. 25 BREAK
Tuesday, March 27 17.7-17.8 Faraday's Law Batteries
Thursday, March 29 17.9-17.12 B and I Labs meet W/Th
Friday, March 30 Review Problems
Tuesday, Apr. 3 18.1-18.5 Polarization Magnets
Thursday, Apr. 5 18.6-18.9 Blackbody Spectrum Labs meet W/Th
Friday, Apr. 6 Review Problems
Tuesday, Apr. 10 19.1-19.3 Quanta, oscillators Exam 2
Thursday, Apr. 12 19.4-19.6 Matter Waves
Friday, Apr. 13 Review Problems
Tuesday, Apr. 17 20.1-20.4 E=Mc^2, atomic mass Polarization
Thursday, Apr. 19 20.5-20.8 Radiation and the body Labs meet W/Th
Friday, Apr. 20 Review Problems
Tuesday, Apr. 24 Atomic Spectra
Thursday, April 26 Labs meet W/Th
Friday, April 27 Review Problems