Spring 2020 Syllabus Physics 20800 EE

Physics 208 Syllabus, Spring 2020

Instructor:

 

Disability Statement

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Lecture times:

  • Monday, Wednesday, 2 – 3:15, MR 1
  • Friday 2-2:50, MR 1

Office Hours:

  • Wednesday, 11-1, MR 1025
  • or by appt.

Textbook:

Fundamentals of Physics, Halliday Resnick Walker, 10th edition, Wiley

Week

Subject

1 -

Waves

2 -

Waves

3 -

Optics (Ray)

4 -

Optics (Wave)

5 -

Midterm 1

6 -

E. Charge

7 -

E. Fields

8 -

E. Potential

9 -

Midterm 2

10 -

E. Currents

11 -

E. Circuits

12 -

Magnets

13 -

Midterm 3

14 -

Magnetic Fields

15-

AC Current/EM Waves

Grading

There will be 3 midterms and 1 cumulative final exam.

  • Midterm 1: 30%
  • Midterm 2: 30%
  • Midterm 2: 30%
  • Final: 30%
  • Labs: 10%

--Lowest of 4 exam grades will be dropped. 3 exams total 90% of grade.

Academic Integrity:
Academic dishonesty is prohibited in CUNY. Penalties for academic dishonesty include academic sanctions,
such as failing or otherwise reduced grades, and/or disciplinary sanctions, including suspension or expulsion.
Use of electronic devices:
Cell phones and other recording devices are STRICTLY not permitted in class - marks will be deducted after 1st warning.

Chapter: Recommended Problems
16 24,43,47,56,58,59,94
17 6,15,17,18,21,23,31,36,53,56,64
33 13,16,20,26,37,51,53,56,60,65
34 5,31,68,105,111,122,124
35 1,6,21,24,27,40,69,70,75,94
36 3,10,16,24,29,31,42,43,56,62,70,71
21 1,3,6,8,10,12,17,19,21,30,42,50,73,75
22 2,4,9,14,18,19,22,23,27,30,33,37,45,48,50,59,65,76,83,84
23 4,5,20,21,23,27,31,32,34,36,39,51,52,69,76,81
24 2,6,10,11,15,21,23,25,29,36,43,47,53,55,59,62,64,67,69,76,77,86,95,98
25 4,5,6,10,11,14,20,21,32,48,49,50,70
26 51,68,77 (as many as you can)
27 21,26,29,36,38,57,64,66
28 5,9,14,26,31,41,46,51,55,57,72,76,80
29 5,6,11,16,25,29,33,36,41,44,45,46,53,54,57,59,81,88
30 3,5,7,11,18,21,23,27,29,33,34,37,43,44,47,48,49,54,57,63,67,76,77,79,85,100