Kansas State University, Fall 2003.

Fridays, 11:30-12:20, 2:00-4:00 on exam days.

Make sure you know what to do with the important formulas, the meanings of the symbols, etc!!

- Week 1. Ch. 22 -- Electric Charge, Coulomb's Force Law
- Week 2. Ch. 23 -- Electric fields <-- point charges
- Week 2. Ch. 23 -- Electric fields <-- charge distributions
- Week 2. Ch. 23 -- Electric Dipoles; torque and energy
- Week 3. Ch. 24 -- Gauss' Law <-- Electric Flux, cylindrical symmetry
- Week 3. Ch. 24 -- Gauss' Law, charged isolated conductor
- Week 4. Ch. 24 -- Gauss' Law, planar symmetry
- Week 4. Ch. 24 -- Gauss' Law, spherical symmetry
- Week 4. Ch. 25 -- Electric Potential, potential energy
- Exam 1 Equation Sheet.
- Exam 1 Solution.
- Week 5. Ch. 25 -- Potential, various charge distributions, charged conductors, finding E from V, etc.
- Week 5. Ch. 26 -- Storing energy and charge in Capacitors
- Week 6. Ch. 27 -- Current and Resistance
- Week 6. Ch. 28 -- Electric Circuits, single loops
- Week 7. Ch. 28 -- Multi-loop Circuits, Capacitive charging/discharging
- Exam 2 Equation Sheet.
- Exam 2 Solution.
- Week 7. Ch. 29 -- Magnetic fields --> forces on moving charges (Lorentz Force Law)
- Week 8. Ch. 29 -- Magnetic fields --> forces and torques on currents
- Week 8. Ch. 30 -- Generation of magnetic fields by currents (Biot-Savart Law)
- Week 9. Ch. 30 -- Generation of magnetic fields by currents (Ampere's Law)
- Week 10. Ch. 31 -- Electromagnetic Induction (Faraday's Law)
- Week 10. Ch. 31 -- Inductors, RL circuits, magnetic energy
- Exam 3 Equation Sheet.
- Exam 3.
- Exam 3 Solution.
- Week 11. Ch. 32 -- Magnetic Materials, Maxwell's EM Equations
- Week 11. Ch. 33 -- Electromagnetic oscillations--LC circuits
- Week 12. Ch. 33 -- Alternating Current--RLC circuits
- Week 12. Ch. 33 -- AC Resonance, AC Power in circuits
- Week 13. Ch. 34 -- Electromagnetic Waves--frequency, wavelength, intensity, polarization
- Week 13. Ch. 34 -- EM Waves--Reflection, refraction, chromatic and polarization effects.
- Exam 4 Equation Sheet.
- Exam 4.
- Exam 4 Solution.
- Week 14. Ch. 35 -- Image formation by reflection, mirrors, and refraction
- Week 14. Ch. 35 -- Spherical refracting surfaces, lenses, optical instruments
- Week 15. Ch. 36 -- Wave properties of light--interference
- Week 16. Ch. 36 -- Interference from thin films
- Week 16. Ch. 37 -- Diffraction of light
- Exam 5 Equation Sheet.
- Exam 5.
- Exam 5 Solution.
- Week 17. Ch. 39 -- Quantum physics--photons, matter waves
- Sample Final Exam problems.
- Sample Final Exam solutions (Hey, work the problems first before looking here.)
- Final Exam Equation Sheet.
- Final Exam is Friday, Dec. 19, 7:30 -- 9:20 a.m., CW 101.
- Final Exam.
- Final Exam Solution.
- 20 points were added to the raw final exam scores to give a median of 143/200.

Studio Quizzes

- Sep. 24. Quiz 9 (capacitor with dielectric). Quiz 9 solution
- Sep. 26. Quiz 10 (equivalent resistance and simple circuit). Quiz 10 solution
- Oct. 1. Quiz 11 (two loop Kirchhoff circuit). Quiz 11 solution
- Oct. 3. Quiz 12 (capactive charging/discharging circuit). Quiz 12 solution
- Oct. 8. Quiz 13 (torque and energy of a current loop). Quiz 13 solution
- Oct. 10. Quiz 14 (Biot-Savart calculation of B for a wire segment). Quiz 14 solution
- Oct. 17. Quiz 15 (Ampere's Law and B inside a conductor). Quiz 15 solution
- Oct. 22. Quiz 16 (Electromagnetic induction in a moving rod). Quiz 16 solution
- Oct. 24. Quiz 17 (An RL circuit and inductor effects). Quiz 17 solution
- Oct. 29. Quiz 18 (Nickel Magnetization, Atomic magnetic moment). Quiz 18 solution
- Oct. 31. Quiz 19 (LC circuit frequency and energy). Quiz 19 solution
- Nov. 5. Quiz 20 (driven RLC circuit). Quiz 20 solution
- Nov. 7. Quiz 21 (power in RL light dimmer circuit). Quiz 21 solution
- Nov. 12. Quiz 22 (typical EM waves properties). Quiz 22 solution
- Nov. 14. Quiz 23 (refraction by a prism). Quiz 23 solution
- Nov. 19. Quiz 24 (image formation by a mirror). Quiz 24 solution
- Nov. 21. Quiz 25 (image formation by a lens combination). Quiz 25 solution
- Dec. 3. Quiz 26 (interference and Young's double slits). Quiz 26 solution
- Dec. 5. Quiz 27 (thin film reflection interference). Quiz 27 solution
- Dec. 10. Quiz 28 (photoelectric effect). Quiz 28 solution

Happy Holidays and Happy Life!

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