AP Physics I

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Up Coming Important Dates:
Reading Quiz over Chapter 4, section 4.1 and 4.2 in your book (You can access the etext through MasteringPhysics)       11/17   and 11/18

Struggling with the algebra? Check out the links below:

Self Study Unit: Circuits

posted Apr 9, 2015, 4:47 AM by Kristela Garcia   [ updated Apr 24, 2015, 6:03 AM ]

Powerpoint: Circuits   (Download and view through powerpoint for best results)

If the symbols look odd, here is a PDF version

Additional Tutorials:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w4qm0TxICgk  (Ignore the part about capacitors)

AP Physics I: Self Study Unit: Circuits


This unit will count as one test grade broken down into four parts.


Part 1 (Notes, 20 points): Students are to go through the notes and complete the questions that follow each section. 

DUE:    Friday, April 24 for B Day.

            Monday, April 27 for A Day


Part 2 (Practice problems, 20 points): Students are to complete the first page of the assignment (back and front). 

Work is to be done on a separate sheet of paper. If no work is shown, no credit will be given. 

DUE:    Friday, April 24 for B Day.

            Monday, April 27 for A Day


Part 3 (Online Lab, 30 points): 


The free response question has an online lab component. If you do not have computer access outside of class, you are welcome to come in before or after school, or during another class if you arrange this with me beforehand. 

DUE:    Friday, April 30 for B Day.

            Monday, May 1 for A Day


Part 4 (In Class Test, 30 points): One Index card, back and front, will be allowed. It must be hand written. You do no need to include equations since they will be given. 

Friday, April 30 for B Day.

            Monday, May 1 for A Day


10 points per day will be taken off for late work.


posted Mar 31, 2015, 2:50 PM by Kristela Garcia

Notes: Waves

posted Mar 13, 2015, 10:19 AM by Kristela Garcia   [ updated Mar 13, 2015, 10:26 AM ]

Fill in the blank to the notes: will be check first thing next class period. 

-50 points, if not completed. 

Simple Harmonic Motion Simulation

posted Mar 3, 2015, 11:58 AM by Kristela Garcia   [ updated Mar 3, 2015, 1:18 PM ]

Simple Harmonic Motion part 2

posted Feb 27, 2015, 12:06 PM by Kristela Garcia

Simple Harmonic Motion Notes Continued

posted Feb 23, 2015, 9:30 AM by Kristela Garcia

Write the pieces in orange

The math is optional but you must be able to do it. 

The second handout is to help with the math. Also optional 

Reading: Momentum and Impulse

posted Jan 29, 2015, 10:46 AM by Kristela Garcia   [ updated Jan 29, 2015, 10:48 AM ]

Questions are due next time. 

Late work for this assignment will be minus 30 points.

If you did not get a copy of the questions in class, they are at the end of the reading. 

Reading Assignment

posted Nov 13, 2014, 10:05 AM by Kristela Garcia

Read Chapter 4, section 4.1 and 4.2 in your textbook
You have access to the etext (electronic version of the textbook) in MasteringPhysics.
Reading Quiz beginning of class next time.

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