Physics P110/120 Energy

Syllabus

Chuck Horowitz

Indiana University

Fall 2004

 

Week

Reading (H&K)

Reading (G)

Topic

 

 

 

 

1 Aug 31, Sep. 2

Chap 1

Introduction

(p. 13-19)

Energy, Exp. Growth, Oil Production, Conservation

2 Sep. 7-9

Chap. 2

Chap. 1

Energy Mechanics, Forms of Energy, Work

3 Sep. 14-16

Chap. 3

Chap. 2

Newtons Laws, Conservation of Energy

4 Sep. 21.23

Chap. 4

Chap. 4

Heat and Work

5 Sep. 28-30

Chap. 5

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Home Energy Conservation

6 Oct. 5-7

Chap. 6

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Solar Energy

7 Oct. 12-14

Chap. 7

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Fossil Fuels

8 Oct. 19-21

Chap. 8

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Air Pollution

9 Oct. 26-28

Chap. 9

Chap. 5

Global Warming

10 Nov. 2-4

Chap. 17

Envoy (p. 117-123)

Biomass

--- End P110

 

 

11 Nov. 9-11

Chap. 10

Chap. 3

Electricity

12 Nov. 16-18

Chap. 11&12

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Electricity from Solar, Wind, Hydro

13 Nov. 23

Chap. 13

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Structure of Matter

14 Nov. 30-Dec. 2

Chap. 14

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Nuclear Power

15 Dec. 7-9

Chap. 19

Reread Chap. 5 + Envoy

Summary