University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Phys 1301W.500

Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering I

Special Final Exam Review - Dec 9 THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL
modified 3-Dec-2017 at 3:49PM by Priscilla Cushman

Saturday December 9 from 1:30 - 3:30 in Bruininks 330

The SMART Learning Commons will hold a final exam review session for students in PHYS 1301W, led by peer-assisted learning facilitators Patrick Blee and Pedro Angulo-Umana. We ask that students register ahead of time so we know how many handouts to print; plus, seating is limited.

The session is free and will provide practice and review of the topics listed below. Registration opens at 8am on Nov 28 (note: the session and registration will not appear before this time).

Registration is closed. Check at: workshop.umn.edu in case they add another, but I have not heard of them doing that.

Topics covered:
Kinematics,
Momentum and Energy,
Forces,
Gravity,
Oscillations,
Rotational counterparts of the above topics

Physics 1301.500 Organizational Details
modified 29-Nov-2017 at 10:36AM by Priscilla Cushman

FINAL EXAM is 6:30 - 9:30 pm on Saturday, December 16 in Willey Hall 175.

There is a common makeup final exam for 1301. It will be held Monday, Dec 18 from 8 am - 11 am. You must fill out the google form in the link below to request it. Requests entered after 4 pm on Wednesday November 29 will not be accepted.

[Link] Click here for a form to request the makeup final
Syllabus v1.6 - just changed confusing wording in the "grading" section | Download posted 29-Nov-2017 at 10:36AM
Welcome Letter to Students (sent Aug 13 to those registered by that time) | Download posted 14-Aug-2017 at 4:27PM
Directions for Registering to MasteringPhysics | Download posted 8-Sep-2017 at 3:23PM
[Link] Quick Start Quide to TopHat

Office Hours, TA and LA information
modified 21-Nov-2017 at 2:22PM by Priscilla Cushman

Cushman office hours are 10-11 on Mondays in PAN 327 - or by appt.
TA Office hours are in Tate B-25, but you can drop in anytime.
LA Office hours are in Tate 130-37 at hours listed below.
Peer-Assisted Learning (PAL) sessions are every Thursday in Lind Hall 203 from 3:35 to 4:25 pm

B-25 Tutoring Room is Drop-in 8:00 - 6:00. Here are the TA assignments, but come when you can. | Download posted 7-Nov-2017 at 10:19AM
NOVEMBER 17 Physics Open House: Choose a Major!! | Download posted 23-Oct-2017 at 2:26PM
NEW seating chart and LA assignments November 13 | Download posted 21-Nov-2017 at 2:21PM
LA Office Hours | Download posted 21-Nov-2017 at 2:22PM
TA Assignments: Names, Sections, and Labs | Download posted 7-Sep-2017 at 3:50PM
TA Emails | Download posted 13-Sep-2017 at 9:05AM
Learning Assistants (names, emails, section assignments) | Download posted 3-Sep-2017 at 4:03PM

Laboratory Information
modified 8-Sep-2017 at 3:24PM by Priscilla Cushman
The 1301 Lab Manual | Download posted 3-Sep-2017 at 3:55PM
[Link] Click on link to see best quadrille-lined Lab Notebook. Other formats are ok too, but each page should be good quality graph paper that lasts the whole semester.
Laboratory Schedule for the semester | Download posted 8-Sep-2017 at 3:24PM