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Physics 116, Winter 2003
Instructor: Anastasia Chopelas

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Will be posted here by Tuesday of each week.
Those on Tycho will be graded and count as 15% of your grade. One day late, 50% credit, two days late 0 % credit.

http://tychosrv.phys.washington.edu/courses/Phys116/winter03/

Tycho homework grades will be assigned as follows:
>95%= 4.0; 90%= 3.5; 80%= 3.0; 70%=2.0; 60% = 1.0; 50% and below = 0.0. If you have 65%, for example, it is a 1.5.

Recommended problems out of the book are not to be turned in. Many of the exam questions will be obtained from them. Access to homework solutions is on the password protected tycho server. Click on the links below and use your tycho id and password to view homeworks.

Week 1: Due Jan 14, 2003, 8pm, Tycho problems And out of book, 5th Edition Chapter 11: 8, 31, 36, 42, 44, 55 Homework solutions

Jan 10: Chapter 11 problems

Week 2: Due January 21, 8pm, Tycho problems. Out of the book as extra (not to be turned in): Ch 12: 2, 8, 18, 29, 35, 42, 48, 55 For Chapter 22: 14, 16, and 21. Homework solutions

January 21 review problems for Chapter 12
January 21: Chapter 22 Review Problems and diffraction problem.

Week 3: Due January 29, 2003, 8pm, Tycho problems. Out of the book, not to be turned in are Chapter 23: 8, 12, 16, 18, 24.  Many of these are similar.  Homework solutions

Week 4: Due Feb 4, 8pm, Tycho problems on lenses and refraction. Out of the book and not to be turned in from Chapter 23: 28, 34, 42, 56, 66, 69, 74.
Homework solutions
Chapter 23 Review questions from January 29-30, with solutions link at the bottom of page

Week 5: Due Feb 11, 2002, 8pm, Tycho problems on thin films, interference and light redshift. Out of the book and not to be turned in from Chapter 24: 6, 11, 16, 22, 32, 42, 60, 62.
Old exam for trying out. There will be no solutions posted (intentionally).
Homework solutions

Chapter 24 Review Questions for Feb 10-11
Review of Supplementary Material for Feb 10-11

Week 7: Due Friday, Feb 21, 8pm: Tycho problems on optical instruments. Out of the book and not to be turned in from Chapter 25: 8, 14, 18, 24, 28, 34, 40, 40, 68

Chapter 25 Review Questions

Week 8: Due Thursday, Feb 27, 8pm: Tycho problems on Early Quantum Physics. Voluntary Homework: Chapter 27: 8, 19, 22, 24, 31-33, 38, 54, 56, 60

Old midterm number 3 for trying out. Solutions not posted intentionally. You may see a copy in my office or discuss during office hours.
Week 9: Due Wednesday, Mar 5, 8pm: Tycho problems on Early quantum mechanics. Voluntary homework: Chapter 28: 2, 8, 16, 20, 26


Chapter 27 and 28 Review Problems
Week 10: Due Friday, Mar 14, 8pm Tycho problems.

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Last Updated:
03/02/03

Contact the instructor at: [email protected]