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FORDHAM UNIVERSITY
Fordham College at Lincoln Center

Department of Natural Science

SYLLABUS


 Semester:  Spring, 2007
 Course Number:  NSLU 1502 001
 Course Title:  General Physics II
 Instructor:  Dr. Robert K. Moniot
    Office LL 821-A, Phone (212) 636-6302
    Office hours: MR 1:00-2:30 PM
    Other office hours by appointment (I am in most anytime)
    E-mail:
    URL: http://www.dsm.fordham.edu/~moniot
 Class Hours:  MR 4:00-5:15 PM Room LL 311
    Recitation: R 5:15-5:45 Room LL 311
 Required Text:  Essentials of Physics by John D. Cutnell and Kenneth W. Johnson (Wiley, 2006. ISBN 0-471-71398-8)

Course Outline:


Jan. 18 R Ch.18 Electric Force & Field  
22 M     Quiz 1 (18)
25 R Ch.19 Electric PE & Voltage  
29 M     Quiz 2 (19)
Feb. 1 R Ch.20 Electric Circuits  
5 M     Quiz 3 (20)
7 W * --   Test 1 (18-20)
8 R Ch.21 Magnetic Force & Field  
12 M     Quiz 4 (21)
15 R Ch.22,23 Inductance & Capacitance  
20 T *     Quiz 5 (22-23)
22 R Ch.24 EM Waves  
26 M     Quiz 6 (24)
Mar. 1 R --   Test 2 (21-24)
5 M Ch.25 Reflection, Mirrors  
8 R     Quiz 7 (25)
11-18 Spring Break  
  19 M Ch.26 Refraction, Lenses  
22 R Ch.27 Interference of Light  
26 M     Quiz 8 (26-27)
29 R --   Test 3 (25-27)
Apr. 2 M Ch.28 Special Relativity  
5-9 Easter Recess  
  12 R     Quiz 9 (28)
16 M Ch.29 Particle/wave duality  
19 R     Quiz 10 (29)
23 M Ch.30 Atomic physics  
26 R --   Test 4 (28-30)
30 M Ch.31,32 Nuclear physics, particles  
May 3 R     Quiz 11 (31-32)
15 T --   Test 5 (Final Exam)



*Wednesday, Feb. 7 and Tuesday, Feb. 20 follow Monday schedule


Protocol: Grade will be based on homework (30%), in-class tests (40%), and the final exam (30%). There will be no makeup tests or quizzes. Missed tests will be taken with final exam.


If you believe that you have a disabling condition that may interfere with your ability to participate in the activities, coursework, or assessment of the object of this course, you may be entitled to accommodations. If so, please schedule an appointment to speak with me immediately or you may go to the Office of Disability Services (Room 402-D McMahon Hall, x6282).


Robert Moniot 2007-01-19