Lab Exam (Culminating)

Before Class Preparation:

  • Review pre-labs from the semester

In Class Work:

20 minute quiz: Investigation Skills

Can you:

  • Identify independent/dependent/relevant control variables based on an experiment/equation
  • Identify correct units for all variables
  • Create a research question based on variables
  • Linearize a graph based on given equation
  • Use algebra to explain the linearization
  • Predict what the expected slope of a graph should be
  • Identify the correct unit for the expected slope

After quiz:

  • Collect data from the experiment for your final report

After Class Work:

  • Start organizing data from class and complete full lab report

Quiz – Thermal Energy (Application)

Before Class Preparation:

  • Complete class work and relevant Braingenie/Gizmo exercises
  • Read and follow instructions on this pre-quiz

In Class Work:

30 minute quiz: Application: Familiar/Unfamiliar situations

Can you:

  • Identify & apply different methods of thermal energy transfer
  • Apply energy concepts for 2 objects of different temperatures and brought to thermal equilibrium
  • Read a temperature-time graph and extract information about specific heat and latent heat
  • Explain why things feel cold on your skin
  • Apply energy concepts to explain this demonstration

After quiz:

Quiz – Work/Energy/Power

Before Class Preparation:

  • Complete class work and relevant Braingenie exercises

In Class Work:

15 minute pre-quiz: Group Discussion of Scenarios

30 minute quiz: Work, Energy, Power

Can you:

  • Identify energy transformations of objects in motion
  • Use energy diagrams to explain a situation
  • Use conservation of mechanical energy to solve problems
  • Calculate:
    • the amount of mechanical energy gained by an object
    • the work done by a force
    • the power of a machine
    • the potential energy of an object at different heights
    • the kinetic energy of an object at different speeds
    • the potential & kinetic energies of an object based on energy transformations
  • Determine the mechanical energy loss of a system

After quiz:

Quiz – Big 5 Equations

Before Class Preparation:

In Class Work:

15 minute Quick-quiz-003: Kinematics Equations

Can you:

  • Recall that free falling objects have an acceleration (due to gravity) of 9.8 m/s2
  • Distinguish directions using the correct sign conventions
  • Recall 5 kinematics equations without aid
  • Select the correct kinematics equation with different initial conditions
  • Solve all 5 kinematics equations when given 3 quantities

After quiz:

Quiz – Relative Motion

Before Class Preparation:

  • Finish relative motion work

In Class Work:

30 minute quiz: Relative Motion (Knowledge/Understanding)

Can you:

  • Convert units of velocity and displacement
  • Solve problems involving relative motion:
    • in one dimension (eg; backwards and forwards)
    • in two perpendicular dimensions (eg; directly crossing a river)
    • in any two dimensions
  • Rubric for quizzes is here

After quiz:

Quiz – Kinematics Graphs

Before Class Preparation:

  • Complete all Google Classroom & Braingenie assessments on Kinematics Graphs

In Class Work:

20 minute quiz: Kinematics Graphs

Can you:

  • Identify a motion based on a d-t or v-t graph
  • Describe the changing motions of the different segments in a d-t or v-t graph
  • Convert different graphs of motion by sketching the shapes
  • Draw d-t/v-t/a-t graphs of different types of motion with constant acceleration
    • Speeding up/Slowing down/Constant velocity in the positive or negative directions.

After quiz:

Take up the quiz immediately using Sage & Scribe 

Quiz – Grade 11 Review

Before Class Preparation:

In Class Work:

10 minute group discussion
30 minute quiz: Grade 11 Review: 1D & 2D Kinematics

Can you:

  • Read, use and interpret d-t, v-t, a-t graphs of a real life scenario
    • Identify and/or calculate position/velocity/acceleration from different graphs
  • Use the projectile motion calculator to solve real life problems
  • Rubric for quizzes is here

After quiz: