Physics 101- Introduction to Mechanics
April 26- Simple Harmonic Oscillations






  Test corrections are due Monday.  As before, you can earn up to 25% of the points you missed and anybody who scored below a 70% who wishes to turn in corrections, needs to meet with Dr. Jeff before durning in the corrections.

Exercise due Wednesday:
Make a concept map of everything we've studied this semester.  Look back at our earlier concept map exercise for hints on drawing these study guides.  This is to help you organize the ideas in a way that makes sense to you as you prepare for the final.  Everybody's map will be different due to the way each of us organizes our thoughts; however, there are components that make some maps better than others:

  • Concept relationships are valid- links make sense 
  • Concepts are depicted from general to specific. 
  • Valid cross-links are made across the map (particularly across units).
  • Map is clear, legible, and focused. 
  • Depicts an understanding of what we've studied so far. 
  • Avoid misconceptions regarding the physics.


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Jeff Phillips
Loyola Marymount University
Spring 2002