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ENGR 215

Dynamics


Class Schedule

The calendar is updated as we move through the quarter (don't trust what is written beyond the current week).

 Week
What we will cover
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1

1/3 - 1/6

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Kinematics of a particle. read 12.1-7.

2

1/9 - 1/13

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Kinematics of a particle. read 12.8-10.

HW#1 (due Friday)

Quiz 1: Friday, solution

3

1/16 - 1/20

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Newton's second law: read 13.1-6.

HW#2 (due Friday)

Feynman videos

No class on Monday: Martin Luther King Jr. Day

4

1/23 - 1/27

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Central force motion: read 13.7 (exercise 13.122, exercise 13.123)

HW#3 (due Friday)

Quiz 2: Thursday, solution

No class on Friday

5

1/30 - 2/3

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Work and energy: read 14.1-6. (work-energy applied to planetary motion: mathematica file).

HW#4 (due Friday)

6

2/6 - 2/10

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Impulse, momentum and impact: read 15.1-7 (exercise 15.79)

HW#5 (due Friday)

Quiz 3: Friday, solution

7

2/13 - 2/17

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Plane motion of a rigid body (kinematics): read 16.1-4

HW#6 (due Friday)

8

2/20 - 2/24

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Plane motion of a rigid body (kinematics): read 16.5-8.

HW#7 (due Friday)

Quiz 4: Friday, solution

No class on Monday: Presidents' Day

9

2/27 - 3/3

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Plane motion of a rigid body (kinetics): read 17.1-4. (bar ball collision (uses some chapter 19 knowledge))

HW#8 (due Friday)

10

3/6 - 3/10

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Plane motion of a rigid body (kinetics): read 17.5.(17_111)

Work-energy and momentum-impulse: read 18.1 - 19.5.

HW#9 (dueFriday)

Quiz 5: Friday (take home, due Monday 3/13)

11-12

3/13 - 3/20

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Work-energy and momentum-impulse: read 18.1 - 19.5 (exercise 19.53).

HW#10 (due Friday)

Quiz 6: Friday, solution

Project presentations: Monday 3/20 10:30 am-12:30 pm, Grading rubric