Welcome to the Physics 122, sections 01, 02, and 03 (Fall semester 2017 at New Mexico Tech), web page.
Exam 3 will be Thursday, 30 Nov., over chapters 24, 25, 26, and 27. Study guide, sample formula sheet, and sample exam questions are all available from the "study guides" page below. There will be a review session at 7 pm Wednesday in Workman 101, led by Mark McCoy (Tuesday's recitation T.A.). Exam 2 bonus question: if you had fewer than 2 points taken off for "eligible" problems (so that you could earn fewer than 1 point back), you may do a "bonus" problem worth up to one point (instead of those test corrections). It's available in "week 14" of the Canvas modules, or click here. Current Assignments:
Reading: Read Giancoli ch. 31, sections 1, 2, 3, 5, and 6. Written HW 12 due date MOVED to Tuesday, 05 Dec. Mastering Physics Assignment 9 is due Wednesday, 29 Nov. Useful course information:
CRN: 62122 (-01), 62123 (-02), or 62818 (-03)
Location and Times: Workman Center 101, T Th 11:00-12:15; (recitation varies depending upon section)
Recitations (Workman 113): Tues. 4:30-6:25 pm (-01), Wed. 4:30-6:25 pm (-05), or Wed. 7:00-8:55 pm (-03)
Instructor: Paul Arendt
Office: Workman 305
email: Paul "dot" Arendt "at" nmt "dot" edu
Office hours: Mon. 11-12 am, Wed. 10-11 am, or by appt.
Book: Giancoli, "Physics for Scientists and Engineers," 4th ed. (Pearson), with
Mastering Physics supplement
Here is a link to the written HW assignments. (They are also posted on Canvas.)
Some class materials are also on the Canvas server, available here.
The syllabus (last updated Aug. 2017) is here, in the format: PDF
A page which links to study guides and sample cheat sheets for the tests is here.
A page linking to some very old quizzes, exams, and other stuff is here.
The best online site for getting help with physics (and other science and math too) is Physics Forums, available here.
Some other online physics resources can be found here.