Please go to this link to submit your 3rd lab report by Friday 9 December at 11:59PM. This lab report can be on either Lab 8 or Lab 9. Please make sure to correctly save your file as .pdf file before you submit it.

Our Final Exam will be held in Engineering 143 on Thursday 15 December from 2:15PM-5:00PM. You may bring up to 3 sheets of paper with handwritten notes on both sides. You should also bring a calculator which does not have any communication capabilities. The exam will have 6 questions drawn from the entire course. Roughly speaking there will be 2 questions on material from before Midterm 1, 2 questions from the topics covered on Midterm 2 and 1 questions on each of oscillations/waves/sound and thermodynamics.

How to get access to the homework and e-book through Blackboard

Guide to Estimating Uncertainty

Straight Line Graph Plotting Tool

Practice Exams for the Final Exam

Office hours: Prof. Dawber will be available on Monday and Wednesday from 1:30PM-2:30PM in B104 Physics.

Outside of class and office hours the best way to contact Prof. Dawber is by email:

Note: There may be be revisions of lecture notes in advance of the class in which they will be covered.

Homework sets must be submitted by midnight on the day on which they are due. The amount of help provided will diminish sharply as the deadline approaches, particularly outside of reasonable working hours. Not all homework sets have the same number of items. Each homework item (rather than assignment) will have equivalent weight in determining your grade.

Homework Set 1 due | Wednesday 7th September | |

Homework Set 2 due | Monday 12th September | |

Homework Set 3 due | Monday 19th September | |

Homework Set 4 due | Monday 26th September | |

Homework Set 5 due | Monday 3rd October | |

Lab Report 1 (on one of Labs 2-4) due | Monday 3rd October | |

Homework Set 6 due | Monday 17th October | |

Homework Set 7 due | Monday 24th October | |

Homework Set 8 due | Monday 31st October | |

Lab Report 2 (on one of Labs 5-7) due | Wednesday 9th November | |

Homework Set 9 due | Monday 14th November | |

Homework Set 10 due | Monday 21st November | |

Lab Report 3 (on one of Labs 8-9) due | Friday 9th December | |

Homework Set 11 due | Monday 5th December |