Assignments

Rube Goldberg Machine Blueprints

Dec. 12, 2019 Max Points: 10
Description:

Show me a set of detailed blueprints for your Rube Goldberg Machine.

First Exhibition Project Checkpoint (If you do not choose Rube Goldberg Machine)

Dec. 10, 2019 Max Points: 10
Description:

Provide me with a 1-2 page outline of your exhibition project. The outline should explain the Physics topic you have chosen, what you plan to create for your demonstration, and a one sentence summary for each sub category under requirement 2.

Second Exhibition Project Checkpoint-Written Document Supporting Project is Finished

Dec. 16, 2019 Max Points: 10
Description:

Have the written portion of the project finished (2. a-h) so I can review what you have before adding everything to your poster.

Honors Energy Test

No Due Date Max Points: 50

Energy Unit Test

No Due Date Max Points: 40

Rube Goldberg Machine

Dec. 18, 2019 Max Points: 60
Description:

Follow the directions and be ready to show off your creation for Exhibition Night

Physics Exhibition Project (If you choose not to work on a Rube Goldberg Machine)

Dec. 18, 2019 Max Points: 50
Description:

In less than two weeks we will have Exhibition Night (12/19/19). Follow the directions in the attached assignment directions and impress your friends, family, and the SET High Community.

Apollo 13 Movie Questions

Dec. 02, 2019 Max Points: 10
Description:

Answer the movie questions as you watch Apollo 13

Energy Transformation Lab

Dec. 06, 2019 Max Points: 30
Description:

Complete the Energy Transformation Lab packet. Don't forget to record your observations.

Roller Coaster

Dec. 06, 2019 Max Points: 10
Description:

Use the simulation to explore the conservation of energy. Answer the following questions in a Google Document then attach the document to this assignment before turning it in.

1. What is required to initially push the roller coaster up the first hill?

2. What type or types of energy carries the roller coaster through the loop?

3. What type of energy causes the roller coaster to stop? What is the roller coaster doing during this process?

Using one to two paragraphs, explain how work, potential energy, kinetic energy, and thermal energy carries the roller coaster from start to finish (Summary of simulation).

Impulse Practice

Oct. 29, 2019 Max Points: 10
Description:

Complete the worksheet using a separate piece of paper. The printer is not working today

To be moved to term B

Momentum Practice

Oct. 24, 2019 Max Points: 5
Description:

Complete the worksheet on momentum

Collisions and Conservation of Momentum

Oct. 29, 2019 Max Points: 10
Description:

Complete the worksheet using a separate piece of paper. The printer is not working today

Lab 3 - Egg Drop Lab

Nov. 04, 2019 Max Points: 40
Description:

Follow the lab instructions. Turn in part 2 of the lab handout and your completed lab report.

Momentum and Impulse Test Review

Nov. 06, 2019 Max Points: 10
Description:

Use this packet to review for the test on Wednesday

Momentum and Impulse Test

Nov. 15, 2019 Max Points: 40

Radioactivity

Nov. 21, 2019 Max Points: 5

Can I swim in a spent nuclear fuel rod pool?

Nov. 20, 2019 Max Points: 5
Description:

Read the following article and summarize your findings in using the attached Claim, Evidence, and Reasoning organizer.

Einstein’s Formula

Nov. 20, 2019 Max Points: 5

Conversion of Energy Simulation

Nov. 20, 2019 Max Points: 10

Work

Nov. 18, 2019 Max Points: 10
Description:

Stop at question 10.
You do not need to work on questions 11-18.

Khan Academy: What is kinetic energy?

No Due Date Max Points:
Description:

Look over the following article and work through the practice problems.

Trampoline

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Potential and Kinetic Energy

Nov. 15, 2019 Max Points: 10

Bow And Arrow

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Roller Coaster

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Crash Test Dummy

No Due Date Max Points:
Description:

If you finish the two worksheets early, you can interact with this car crash simulation.

Bumper Cars

No Due Date Max Points:
Description:

Collision simulation

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