The TEAL classroom includes the opportunity for students to use the Personal Response System (PRS). Questions are posed to the class to stimulate discussion and indicate how concepts are going over. Students "vote" on answers electronically and their answers are tallied.

SES # | TOPICS | LECTURE NOTES | PRS |
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L1 | Hour OneIntroduction to TEAL Hour TwoPre-Test |
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L2 | Hour OneKinematics: One Dimensional Motion, Velocity and Acceleration |
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L3 | Hour OneExperiment 1: Introducing Data Studio One Dimensional Motion, Velocity and Acceleration Hour TwoProblem Solving Session 1: One Dimensional Motion |
(PDF) | (PDF - 1.0 MB) |

L4 | Hour OneKinematics: Two Dimensional Motion, Velocity and Acceleration Hour TwoExperiment 2: Projectile Motion |
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L5 | Hour OneProblem Solving Session 2: Projectile Motion |
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L6 | Hour OneForce, Mass, and Newton's Laws of Motion Force Laws Hour TwoProblem Solving Session 3: Applying Newton's Laws of Motion |
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L7 | Hour OneVectors in Physics Newton's First Law: Principle of Relativity, Relative Inertial Frames, Tension Hour TwoExperiment 3: Modeling Forces |
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L8 | Hour OneProblem Solving Session 4: Newton's Laws of Motion Spring Forces, Tension |
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L9 | Hour OneCircular Motion Kinematics: Uniform Circular Motion Hour TwoProblem Solving Session 5: Uniform Circular Motion |
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L10 | Hour OneExperiment 4: Circular Motion Hour TwoTest Review |
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L11 | Hour OneUniversal Law of Gravitation Circular Planetary Orbits Hour TwoProblem Solving Session 5: Uniform Circular Motion, Universal Law of Gravitation Circular Planetary Orbits |
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L12 | Hour OneThe Lever Principle: Static Equilibrium and Torque Hour TwoExperiment 5a: Static Equilibrium |
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L13 | Hour OneProblem Solving Session 6: Static Equilibrium and Torque |
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L14 | Hour OneThe Concept of Energy Work Experiment 5b: Friction Hour TwoProblem Solving Session 7: Work and the Dot Product |
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L15 | Hour OneProblem Solving Session 8: Work Done by Friction and other Dissipative Forces Motion with Dissipative Forces |
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L16 | Hour OnePotential Energy and Conservation of Mechanical Energy Hour TwoProblem Solving Session 9: Potential Energy |
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L17 | Hour OneProblem Solving Session 10: Energy Techniques Hour TwoExperiment 6: Conservation of Energy |
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L18 | Hour OneProblem Solving Session 11: Conservation of Energy: Restoring Forces and Harmonic Motion |
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L19 | Hour OneCenter of Mass, Momentum, Impulse and Newton's Second Law Hour TwoProblem Solving Session 12: Center of Mass, Momentum, Impulse and Newton's Second Law |
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L20 | Test Review | (PDF) | |

L21 | Hour OneConservation Laws: Momentum and Collision Theory Hour TwoProblem Solving Session 13: Conservation of Momentum |
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L22 | Hour OneExperiment 7: Collisions Hour TwoRigid Bodies Kinematics |
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L23 | Hour OneProblem Solving Session 14: Moment of Inertia and Rotational Energy |
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L24 | Hour OneTorque, Rotational Dynamics Hour TwoProblem Solving Session 15: Rotational Dynamics, Simple Harmonic Motion: Physical Pendulum |
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L25 | Hour OneExperiment 8: Physical Pendulum Hour TwoConservation Laws: Angular Momentum |
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L26 | Hour OneProblem Solving Session 16: Angular Momentum |
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L27 | Hour OneExperiment 9: Angular Momentum Hour TwoPlanetary Motion |
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L28 | Hour OneProblem Solving Session 17: Rotation and Translation, Galactic Black Hole Hour TwoTest Review |
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L29 | Hour OneKinetic Theory Hour TwoProblem Solving Session 18: Ideal Gas Law |
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L30 | Hour OneArchimedes Principle Hour TwoArchimedes Principle, PRS Contest |
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L31 | Hour OneFirst Law of Thermodynamics, Entropy, and Second Law of Thermodynamics Hour TwoProblem Solving Session 19: Thermodynamics |
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L32 | Hour OneTemperature, Heat, and Heat Capacity Hour TwoExperiment 10: Energy Transformations: Mechanical Equivalent of Heat |
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L33 | Hour OneProblem Solving Session 20: First and Second Thermodynamics |
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L34 | Hour OneSpecial Relativity: Space-Time, Causality and Simultaneity Hour TwoProblem Solving Session 21: Special Relativity: Time Dilation and Length Contraction |
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L35 | Final Review | (PDF - 1.5 MB) |