This is the course web page for Physics 105, Spring 2020

- Office: Gal 106-B
- Office hours: MW 11-12:30, and by appointment
- email: jkintner@stmarys-ca.edu

- Syllabus (fixed B+ typo)
- Tentative Schedule
- The textbook will be:
*Classical Dynamics*, 5th ed, by Thornton and Marion. Here is the link to the text on Amazon so you can see it. There are many other ways to get a copy. You can rent it, you can buy a used copy, and you might find other ways.

- Welcome to the course!
- The textbook is chosen! (See Class Info)

Section

Topic

Homework

2/27

Ch 2

practice with DE's

energy diagrams

energy diagrams

C-1, 2-22

2/25

Ch 2

Catch-up day: Prob 4 from 2/13 handout,
C-2(a-c), 2-32, 2-26, New Problem 01 (see below calendar)

2/20

2.5

Conservation Laws

Some derivations and practice problems

Some derivations and practice problems

Go over all the handouts and choose any inClass problems we should still do

2/11

Ch 2

Intro and overview

Kinematics Review

Kinematics Review

Do Problem 2-3

If you would like to read ahead, check out sections (2.1-2,4) on next date.

If you would like to read ahead, check out sections (2.1-2,4) on next date.

- New Problem 01: A particle of mass $m$ experiences a net force of $mAe^{Bt}$ (where $A$ and $B$ are positive constants.) Find the equation of motion, $x(t)$