**Curriculum Outcomes involved:**

- Force, Motion, Work, & Energy
- Dynamics Extension
- Use vector analysis in two dimensions for systems involving two or more masses, relative motions, static equilibrium, and static torques

- Projectiles
- Construct, test, and evaluate a device or system on the basis of developed criteria
- Analyze quantitatively the horizontal and verticle motion of a projectile

- Circular Motion
- Describe uniform circular motion using algebraic and vector analysis
- Explain quantitatively circular motion using Newton's Laws

- Simple Harmonic Motion (SHM)
- Explain quantitatively the relationship among displacement, velocity, time, and acceleration for simple harmonic motion
- Explain quantitatively the relationship between potential and kinetic energies of a mass in simple harmonic motion

- Dynamics Extension

- Fields
- Magnetic, Electric, and Gravitational Fields
- Describe magnetic, electric, and gravitational fields as regions of space that affect mass and charge
- Describe magnetic, electric, and gravitational fields by illustrating the course and direction of the lines of force
- Describe electric fields in terms of like and unlike charges, and magnetic fields in terms of poles

- Coulomb's Law
- Compare Newton's Law of Universal Gravitation with Coulomb's Law, and apply both laws quantitatively

- Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction
- Describe the magnetic field produced by a current in a long, straight conductor, and in a solenoid
- Analyze qualitatively the forces acting on a moving charge in a uniform magnetic field
- Analyze qualitatively electromagnetic induction by both a changing magnetic flux and a moving conductor

- Magnetic, Electric, and Gravitational Fields

- Waves and Modern Physics
- Compton and de Broglie
- Summarize the evidence for the wave and particle models of light

- Bohr Atoms and Quantum Atoms
- Explain the relationship among the energy levels in Bohr's model, the energy difference between levels, and the energy of the emitted photons
- Use the quantum-mechanical model to explain naturally luminous phenomena

- Compton and de Broglie

- Radioactivity
- Natural and Artifical Sources of Radiation
- Describe sources of radioactivity in the natural and constructed environments
- Use quantitatively the law of conservation of mass and energy using Einstein's mass-energy equivalence

- Radioactive Decay
- Describe the products of radioactive decay and the characteristics of alpha, beta, and gamma radiation
- Analyze data on radioactive decay to predict half-life

- Natural and Artifical Sources of Radiation

**Demonstrations that may apply to your lesson plans:**

- Force, Motion, Work, & Energy
- Dynamics Extension
- Projectiles
- Circular Motion
- Simple Harmonic Motion (SHM)

- Fields
- Magnetic, Electric, and Gravitational Fields
- Coulomb's Law
- Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

- Waves and Modern Physics
- Compton and de Broglie
- Bohr Atoms and Quantum Atoms

- Radioactivity
- Natural and Artifical Sources of Radiation
- Radioactive Decay

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