Course Web Page for Phys1061
Any notes, PowerPoint presentations, sound files, transparencies, hand-outs, work sheets, etc, that possibly can be given in electronic form, will appear here throughout the semester.
Monday, December 12, 2005
Wednesday, December 07, 2005
Past Life Melodies
by Sara Hopkins, performed by the St. Olaf Choir,
(recording courtesy of Daniel Moore)
Monday, December 05, 2005
Ppt on Human hearing
Ppt on Intensity and loudness
Wednesday, November 30, 2005
Thursday, November 17, 2005: Consonant and Dissonant Intervals
Wednesday, November 16, 2005: Schedule for discussion of project – please sign up at my office door
Monday, November 14, 2005: sound generation by strings
Friday, November 11, 2005: Graphs and sounds associated with the worksheet on complex waves
PowerPoint Waveform and Spectrum
Monday, October 31, 2005: worksheet on recorder
Friday, October 28, 2005: Please find a summary of your findings and other good stuff about the field trip to the wind turbine here.
Wednesday, October 19, 2005: field trip guide for the visit to the Morris wind turbine
Thursday, October 13, 2005: Outline of chapter 4.
Follow this link to a page of examples for Doppler shifts.
Monday, October 10, 2005:
WAV file with 500Hz sinusoidal wave: interference.wav for interference observations in the room
Wednesday, October 05, 2005: Listen to the following sound file. It contains sequences of the following groups of sounds: Listen to the Beats
Today’s PowerPoint on Sound Propagation.
Monday, October 03, 2005: I would recommend to listen to the following sound samples using the “Waves and Bars: scope” setting for the graphics on Windows Media Player:
I also felt the need to add some organization to our class topics: below are “tables of contents” for our first three chapter, which may be useful for you as a organization device:
Wednesday, September 28, 2005: snapshot of the wave from a tuning fork
Monday, September 26, 2005: tuning fork and sound wave in air
Wednesday, September 21, 2005: PPt on damped and driven oscillation,
Wednesday, September 14, 2005: worksheet for conservation of energy
Monday, September 12, 2005: conceptual questions about air pressure
We have covered: position/displacement, time, velocity/speed, acceleration, force
Yet to cover in Intro: density, pressure, work, energy
Your answers to the Questions in Beginning are summarized here.
Friday, September 02, 2005: PPt presentation on vertical throw: velocity-time and acceleration-time graphs. Sound Question.
Tuesday, August 30, 2005: The class problems for the section on physics fundamentals, and a problem solving strategy are posted here.
Today’s PowerPoint presentation What do we know about sound?
Friday, August 19, 2005: Questions in the Beginning - please take the little survey
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