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PHYS-2070 (17)

University Physics II (4 credits)

WMU Fall 2015 Semester

MTuWThF 1:00-1:50pm · 1110 Rood Hall

Please note that while the class may be listed as FULL, please see the Dept. secretaries (below). There may be a waiting list -- the limiting factor is the number of seats in the PHYS-2080 lab. Note that there is a second section of the PHYS-2070 lecture at 11am.

Registration CRN Numbers:

CRN: 42446 - PHYS 2070 - 105

Office Hours (Current) · Syllabus (Current - Corrected) · Topic 1 Assignment (Current) · Physics Help Room (3302 Rood Hall, starts Tuesday 8 September 2015) ·

Need Help with Registration? Come to the Physics Dept Office -- 1120/1122 Everett

Jennifer Snyder Lori Krum

Jennifer Snyder -- Administrative Asst.     Lori Krum -- Office Coordinator

1110 Rood is the smaller lecture hall at the southwest corridor of the building. If you come in the northwest door, just go down the little corridor past the rocks and to the right of the fish***

The Fish

*** 10 points for the first person to tell me in class what kind of fish this is.

IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT THE TEXTBOOK

This information is now CORRECT.

Serway & Jewitt 9th Edition

Physics for Scientists and Engineers by Serway & Jewitt, 9th edition, ©2014. Volume 2 or second half of the Full Edition.

ISBN: 9781133947271 (from WMU Bookstore info)

NOTE: Your cover may be different than the one shown here. The 9th edition Volume 1 or first half of the Full Editionshould have been used in PHYS-2050 in both Spring 2015 and Summer-I 2015.

NOTE 2: This is probably the last semester for the 9th edition, as there is now a 10th edition out.

Lost and Found items, look here

Dr. Phil on Homework and Studying for Science Classes.

Dr. Phil's New Physics Class on Facebook. (If you have registered for the course, you can join the Facebook group now.)

EARLY MID-TERM GRADES FOR PHYS-2070 CAN BE FOUND HERE

CURRENT MID-TERM GRADES FOR PHYS-2070 CAN BE FOUND HERE


Quiz Solutions 1-10 below.

Quiz 11 Take-Home quiz, handed out on Friday 13 November 2015 and due on Tuesday 17 November 2015, on AC circuit variables. (Click here for a copy. fixed 11-15-15)

Quiz 1 In-Class on Thursday 10 September 2015. The first half of the quiz is some attendance paperwork. If you missed class on Thursday, you will be able to get some of the points by downloading Quiz 1A from the website and turning it in. (Click here for a copy.)


NOTE: The PHYS-2080 Lab begins the first week of classes.


This week in PHYS-2070 at 1pm.


Sample Exam 1: First Set here and here and here (9-17-2015 Th), Second Set here (9-22-2015 Tu), Third Set here (9-24-2015 Th)

Summer 2002 Exam 1 with Answers1abc 1de 2ab 2c 2de 3abc 3de

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Sample Exam 2: First Set here (10-08-2015 Th), and here (10-14-2015 We) ; Second Set here, and here (10-21-2015 We)

Summer 2002 Exam 2 with Answers1ab 1cde 2a 2bc 2d 2e 3abc 3de

Spring 2003 Exam 2 with Answers: (PDF File)

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Sample Exan 3: First Set here (11-02-2015 Mo); Second Set here (11-13-2015 Fr);

Summer 2002 Exam 3 with Answers: 1a 1bc 1de 2ab 2c 2de 3abc 3de


PHYS 2070: University Physics II (4 hrs)

This course follows PHYS 2050 and consists of studies in electricity, magnetism, and electromagnetic radiation. A student can receive credit for only one of the following courses: PHYS 2070 or PHYS 1150. Prerequisites: PHYS 2050, MATH 1230 or MATH 1710, and MATH 2720 or MATH 2300 concurrently.

PHYS 2080: University Physics II Laboratory (1 hr)

This is a laboratory course which includes exercises related to topics covered in PHYS 2070. A student can receive credit for only one of the following courses: PHYS 2080 or PHYS 1160. Corequisites: PHYS 2070.

NOTE: There is no longer a PHYS-2150 conversion course from PHYS-1150 to PHYS-2070 -- just register for PHYS-2070.

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Sept.  7 Mon  - Labor Day < No Classes >
Sept.  8 Tue  - PHYS-2070 Begins for Fall 2015
Sept. 10 Thu  - Regular Weekly Quizzes Begin
Sept. 14 Mon  - Drop/Add Ends (100% Refund)
Sept. 14 Mon  - Last Day to Drop without "W"
Sept. 30 Wed  - Hour Exam 1
Oct.  28 Wed  - Hour Exam 2
Nov.  16 Mon  - Last Day to Drop with “W”
Nov.  24 Tue  - Hour Exam 3
Nov.  25 Wed  - Thanksgiving Recess Starts @ Noon  [ NO CLASS ]
Nov.  30 Mon  - Classes Resume
Dec.   3 Thu  - Topic 1 (Book Report) (due by 5pm Thursday)
Dec.   7 Mon  - Grace Period for Topic 1 ends at 5pm
Dec.  11 Fri  - Last Regular Day of Class
Dec.  11 Fri  - Review Class
Dec.  14 Mon  - FINALS WEEK Starts
Dec.  16 Wed  - Final Exam 12:30-2:30pm (2 hours)
Dec.  18 Fri  - End of Fall Semester
Dec.  22 Tue  - Grades Due at Noon

“All Exam dates are fixed in stone.”  See Dr. Phil otherwise.


Quiz Solutions (1-10)... Latest Quiz Solution here.

Quiz 1½ Solution

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Quiz 2 Solution (Corrected 9-22-15 Tu)

qs2 ab solution

qs02 cd solution

Quiz 3 Solution

qs03 solution

Quiz 4 Solution

qs04 a solution

qs04 b solution

qs04 c solution

Quiz 5 Solution (Click here for PDF)

Quiz 6 Solution (Click here for PDF) Corrected 10-15-15 Th

Quiz 7 Solution (Click here for PDF) New 10-26-15 Mo

Quiz 8 Solution (Corrected text for part c - 10-28-15 We)

qs08 ab solution

qs08 c solution

Quiz 9 Solution

qs09 ab solution

NOTE: B=0 at r=0, but this NOT the interior of the toroid.

qs09 cdef solution

Latest Quiz Solution:

Quiz 10 Solution

qs10 ab solution

qs10 cd solution