• If you are citizen of an European Union member nation, you may not use this service unless you are at least 16 years old.

  • Work with all your cloud files (Drive, Dropbox, and Slack and Gmail attachments) and documents (Google Docs, Sheets, and Notion) in one place. Try Dokkio (from the makers of PBworks) for free. Now available on the web, Mac, Windows, and as a Chrome extension!

View
 

Problems Physics 132

Page history last edited by Vashti Sawtelle 8 years, 7 months ago

 BERG > Physics Course Overview > HHMI Development page > Readings Physics 131

 

A major component of any successful physics course are the problems and activities. The problems and activities provided for the NEXUS Physics course include homework problems, problems appropriate for in-class group-work, and clicker questions. Below is the set of items delivered to the Introductory Physics for Biologists II class in the Spring of 2012. Note that for this first pass through the class, about half of the problems were problems previously constructed as "Thinking Problems in Physics". These homework problems were built to help students develop critical thinking skills and to make connections between the physics they were learning and their intuitive experience. These are given in the first column while the homework problems with more explicit biological context and motivation are given in the second column. The third column contains the problems and activities (of both types) that were used in recitation as group work, and the fourth column contains links to in-class multiple-choice clicker questions.

 

Standard Physics Homework Problems Biologically Oriented Homework Problems Recitation Problems Exam Problems
Mathematics, Estimation, Dimensional Analysis  
 
Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics   
Electricity   

 

Oscillations and Waves   

 

 

Light   

 

 

 

Comments (0)

You don't have permission to comment on this page.