AP1.02 ALGEBRAIC KINEMATICS + PROJECTILES

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GUIDES | |||

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Algebraic
KinematicsThe equations of uniform and uniform accelerated motion. Includes the oft-slighted x=vt-1/2at^2. |
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2 |
One-Dimensional
Kinematics
Examples (Lite)Worked out example problems. |
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3 |
Advanced
Kinematics Examples (Lite)Definitions of quantities, explanations of equations, and worked out example problems. |
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4 |
ProjectilesAn explanation of the independence of the horizontal and vertical motions of a horizontally launched projectile. |
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5 |
Projectile ExampleA worked out projectile problem. |
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6 |
Solving One- and
Two-Dimensional Algebraic Kinematics Problems
(Cookbook)A cookbook procedure for solving one- and two-dimensional algebraic kinematics. |
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7 |
The Monkey GunDescribes the classic demonstration. See the "Banana Gun" demonstration below. |
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8 |
The Range EquationDevelops the range equation from the kinematics equations. |
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JOB | |||

1 |
Algebraic
Kinematics PrimerSpanning from easy "equation-choosing" exercises to a full-on problem in algebraic kinematics, this sequence of exercises emphasizes the algebraic problem-solving procedure. |
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2 |
Projectile CannonAn exercise emphasizing the independence of horizontal uniform motion and vertical accelerated motion. |
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3 |
Projectile
Problem - AnswersAP Free Response practice. |
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LABS | |||

Blast Off!
Available in the Conceptual
Physics lab manual from Pearson Education - Amazon
link |
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DEMOS | |||

1 |
Speed
MachinesA video demo using clips of motion graphing from
Physics: Cinema Classics. |
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2 |
Blowout
II:
Challenge
of the Crystal ConduitAs with with the original Blowout demonstration, we're blowing a marker pen through a long tube. This time, though, we're using an acrylic tube and placing three photogate timers at intervals along the length of the tube to get speed values while the pen is still inside the tube. |
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3 |
Mechanical
Universe: The Law of Falling Bodies [Teachers
Pay Teachers] |
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4 |
The Great Bullet Race Available
in the Conceptual
Physics lab manual from Pearson Education - Amazon
linkHTML PresentationOne bullet is fired horizontally, a second is dropped simultaneously. Which hits first and why? Don't just do the demo and move on, spend some time on it and explore student thinking! |
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5 |
The
Banana
GunI know, we used to call this the "Monkey Gun" (I still do in the PhyzGuide above). I guess I'm just caving in to political correctness. Anyway, you know the drill on this one; use this sheet to elicit predictions and reasoning. |
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