Projects & Practices in Physics course_planning:183_projects http://msuperl.org/wikis/pcubed/ 2022-01-20T09:59:59+00:00 Projects & Practices in Physics http://msuperl.org/wikis/pcubed/ http://msuperl.org/wikis/pcubed/lib/tpl/bootstrap3/images/favicon.ico text/html 2022-01-18T09:42:27+00:00 pwirving (pwirving@undisclosed.example.com) course_planning:183_projects:f21_week_1_escape_from_ice_station_mcmurdo http://msuperl.org/wikis/pcubed/doku.php?id=course_planning:183_projects:f21_week_1_escape_from_ice_station_mcmurdo&rev=1642516947&do=diff Fall 2019 Project 2 Project 2: Learning goals * Predict the motion of a single-particle system executing constant velocity or constant acceleration motion using appropriate representations (this includes verbal, graphical, diagrammatic, mathematical, and computational representations).$\Delta\vec{p}=\vec{F}\,\Delta t$$d\vec{p}=\vec{F}\,dt$$\vec{F}_{net} = m\:\vec{a} = \dfrac{\Delta\vec{p}}{\Delta t}$$X,V,A$$x,v,a$$X$$x$$V$$v$$A$$a$$X(t)=X_{0{\rm s}}+V t\qquad\mbox{and}\qquad x(t)=x_{0{\rm s… text/html 2022-01-13T10:06:20+00:00 pwirving (pwirving@undisclosed.example.com) course_planning:183_projects:f21_week_1_problem_river_crossing_problem_solution http://msuperl.org/wikis/pcubed/doku.php?id=course_planning:183_projects:f21_week_1_problem_river_crossing_problem_solution&rev=1642086380&do=diff Project 1: Learning goals * Perform the following mathematical operations on (physical) vector quantities: vector addition/subtraction, magnitude/unit vector. * Sketch vector quantities and perform graphical (physical) vector addition/subtraction.$$\frac{River Width}{Tacross} = V_{RC/R}$$V_{RC/R}$$V_{RC/R}$$V_{R/S}$$$V_{RC/R} + V_{R/S} = \frac{X}{T1}$$\frac{X}{T1}$$V_{RC/S}$$V_{RC/R} - V_{R/S} = \frac{X}{T2}$$$\frac{X}{T2}$$V_{RC/S}$$$X = T1*V_{RC/R} + T1*V_{R/S}V_{RC/R} - V_{R/S} = …