Physics 203 Basic Principles of Contemporary Physics

Syllabus Spring 2014 (Word Document)

Physics 203 Homework Assignments (all problem numbers for Serway/Vuille, Ninth Edition):

Week 1: Chapt. 13: 5, 10, 13, 25, 37, 42, 45, 62, 68 (due Apr 9)

Week 2: Chapt. 22: 17, 19, 38, 48, 49, 57 Chapt. 23: 11, 15, 29, 33, 36, 44, 56 (due Apr 21)

Week 3: Chapt. 25: 25, 31, 32 (due Apr. 23)

Week 4: Chapt. 24: 7, 20, 21, 24, 32, 37, 41 (due May 5)

Week 5: Chapt. 26: 4, 6, 7, 9, 12, 18, 23, 28, 44, 49 (due May 12)

Week 6: Chapt. 27: 1, 6, 9, 12, 13, 16, 19, 25 (due May 21)

Week 7: Chapt. 27: 31, 37, 38 Chapt. 28: 7, 14, 23, 27, 28, 30, 36 (due May 28)

 

 

 

 

Note: Starting with Week 4, we will be using WebAssign this quarter!!!!

 

Lab Schedule

Lab Report Guidelines

You must bring a copy of the Lab Instructions below to each lab session. The lab instructions will become an integral part of the Lab Report. They also

may provide space and tables to record data.

Lab 1: Reflection and Refraction

Lab 2: Lenses

Lab 3: Interference

Lab 4: Optical Instruments

Lab 5: Interferometer

Lab 6: Bragg Scattering

Lab 7: Polarization

Lab 8: Spectroscopy

Lab 9: Radioactivity Lab

Radioactivity Data

Grades Spring 2014 (Excel) when available