All readings are from Young and Freedman:

Young, Hugh D., and Roger A. Freedman. *University Physics*. 11th edition, Volume 1, with Mastering Physics. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley, 2004. ISBN: 9780805391800.

Week # | Topics | Readings |
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1 | Force as a Vector, Vector Manipulation | Sections 1.1-1.9, 4.1-4.2, 5.1 |

2 | Vectors, Free-body Diagrams, Equilibrium | Sections 2.1-2.5, Sections 4.5-4.6, Section 5.1 |

3 | Relative Motion, 1-D and 2-D Kinematics, Gravity near the Earth | Sections 2.1-2.5, Sections 3.1-3.3, Sections 4.5-4.6, Section 5.1 |

4 | Non-constant Acceleration, Circular Motion, F=ma | Sections 3.4 and 3.5, Chapter 4, Chapter 5 |

5 | Free-body Diagrams with Acceleration, Friction | Chapter 5 (all sections, but especially sections 5.3 and 5.4) |

6 | Springs | Chapter 5 (all sections, but especially sections 5.3 and 5.4) |

7 | F=ma for Circular Motion with Gravity, Pendulums | Sections 6.1-6.3, and 7.1 |

8 | Work, Kinetic and Potential Energy | Sections 7.2-7.5 |

9 | Work and Energy, Energy Diagrams | Section 6.4, 8.1-8.5 |

10 | Momentum, Elastic/Inelastic Collisions | Sections 8.1-8.5, and 13.1-13.4 |

11 | Center of Mass, Simple Harmonic Motion | Section 8.5, and 13.1-13.4 |

12 | Gravity Far from the Surface of the Earth | Sections 12.1-12.3 |

13 | Orbits | Section 12.4 |

14 | Fluid Properties, Kinetic Theory of Gasses | Sections 14.1-14.5, 18.1, and 18.3 |

15 | Einstein’s Miracle Year | No assigned readings. |

16 | Kinematics, Statics, and Dynamics of Angular Motion | Sections 9.1-9.3, 10.1-10.3, and 11.1-11.3 |

17 | Energy and Momentum of Angular Motion | Sections 9.4-9.6, 10.4-10.6, and 13.4-13.6 |

18 | Angular Momentum Applied to Orbits and Gyroscopes | Sections 9.4-9.6, 10.4-10.6, and 13.4-13.6 |