PHYS 103: General Physics I					Fall 1996

 #	Date		L/R	Topic

 1	Tu Sep 24	 R	Introduction to the course
 2	Th Sep 26	 R	Discussion: Science and the "Scientific Method"
 3	F Sep 27	 L	Lecture: The Copernican Revolution (Ch. 1)

 4	M  Sep 30	 L	Lecture: Atoms (Ch. 2)
 5	Tu Oct 1	 R	Review questions
 6	Th Oct 3	 R	Exercises and discussion
 7	F  Oct 4	 L	Lecture/Demo; Quiz #1

 8	M  Oct 7	 L	Lecture: Motion and Inertia (Ch. 3)
 9	Tu Oct 8	 R	Review questions
10	Th Oct 10	 R	Exercises and discussion
11	F  Oct 11	 L	Lecture: Newton's Laws of Motion (Ch. 4); Quiz #2

12	Tu Oct 15	 R	Review questions
13	Th Oct 17	 R	Exercises and discussion
14	F  Oct 18	 L	Lecture/Demo; Quiz #3

15	M  Oct 21	 L	Lecture: Gravity (Ch. 5)
16	Tu Oct 22	 R	Review questions
17	Th Oct 24	 R	Exercises and discussion
18	F  Oct 25	 L	Lecture/Demo; Quiz #4

19	M  Oct 28	 L	Review of Chapters 1-5
20	Tu Oct 29	 R	MID-TERM (in class)
21	Th Oct 31	 R	Mid-term discussion
22	F  Nov 1	 L	Lecture: The Limits of Newtonian Physics

23	M  Nov 4	 L	Lecture: Energy (Ch. 6)
24	Tu Nov 5	 R	Review questions
25	Th Nov 7	 R	Exercises and discussion
26	F  Nov 8	 L	Lecture/Demo; Quiz #5

27	M  Nov 11	 L	Lecture: Thermodynamics (Ch. 7)
28	Tu Nov 12	 R	Review questions
29	Th Nov 14	 R	Exercises and discussion
30	F  Nov 15	 L	Lecture/Demo; Quiz #6

31	M  Nov 18	 L	Lecture: Light and electromagnetism (Ch. 8)
32	Tu Nov 19	 R	Review questions
33	Th Nov 21	 R	Exercises and discussion
34	F  Nov 22	 L	Lecture/Demo; Quiz #7

35	M  Nov 25	 L	Lecture: Electromagnetic waves (Ch. 9)
36	Tu Nov 26	 R	Exercises and discussion

37	M  Dec 2	 L	Lecture/Discussion
38	Tu Dec 3	 R	Review questions
39	Th Dec 5	 R	Exercises and discussion
40	F  Dec 6	 L	Review of Chapters 6-9