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Physics Honors/AP 1 and 2

Chapter 8:4-6 Assignment

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Physics 8: 4-6 Rotational Dynamics


Reading Preparation

Text Reading: Giancoli, Physics - Principles with Applications, Chapter 8: 4-6

Study Points

Key Equations

(from chapter 2)
F = ma τ = Iα

Web Lecture

Read the following weblecture before chat: Inertia, Acceleration, and Force

Study Activity

Use the physics simulation ==>HERE<== to experiment with objects rolling and sliding down an inclined plane.

Chat Preparation Activities

Chapter Quiz

Lab Work

If you want lab credit for this course, you must complete at least 12 labs (honors course) or 18 labs (AP students). One or more lab exercises are posted for each chapter as part of the homework assignment. We will be reviewing lab work at regular intervals, so do not get behind!