Ch. 22-23: Light, Reflection and Refraction
Ch. 24 Wave Optics

A Period
B Period
C Period

All classes

SAT Equation Sheet - start memorizing these!

Date In Class Homework
Mon, 3/17 TEST: Ch. 19, 20, 21.7

22.1-4
# 2, 4, 9, 10, 15

Tues, 3/18
Tues, 3/18
Weds, 3/19

Nature of light; reflection and refraction

Total internal reflection

Critical angle


Read 22.5-7
#19, 32, 34, 40

Thurs, 3/20

Dispersion, total internal reflection

Test corrections

Read 23.1-3
#3, 7, 11, 17, 18 - draw labeled RAY DIAGRAMS for 17 and 18 - can use Optics simulations for help
Fri, 3/21

 

Mirrors and Lenses

Lab: Snell's Law

 

 

 

Optics simulations - in your notebook, draw ray diagrams for the following:

Read 23.5-7
# 31 (ray diagrams too), 33 (ray diagrams too), 41, 43

ALSO, Check homework #41, 43 using Optics simulations

Mon, 3/24
Mon, 3/24
Tues, 3/25

 

Mirrors and lenses - ray diagrams, sign conventions

 

Finish last problem set, then work on Ch. 23 #51
HINT: There are THREE images - check it out with simulation

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Tues, 3/25
Weds, 3/24
Weds, 3/25

Double-slit interference, single-slit diffraction

Read 24.1-2
#1, 3, 6, 10

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Thurs, 3/26

Lab: Interference and diffraction

Read 24.6-8
#31, 35, 39, 49a only

Fri, 3/27


Thin film interference

Diffraction grating

Interference simulation

Read 24.3-4
16, 18, 21, 22a


Mon, 3/30
Mon, 3/30
Tues, 3/31


Review

OPTIONAL extra practice: Ch. 22 #20, 38
Ch. 23 # 13, 44; Ch. 24 #11, 25

Review for test

Review: #31: grating is 2000 slits/cm. answer: 486 nm and 660 nm #3: a) 643 nm b) 720nm, 514 nm, 400 nm

CORRECTION: Answer to sample MC #4 is D, not C.


Weds, 4/2 Test - Ch. 24

 

 

Thurs, 4/3 Intro - atomic physics

Read "The Role of I" over the break.

Fri, 4/4    

 

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