WEEK OF: December  13 - 17
UNIT OBJECTIVES:

UNIT 1. SPECIAL RELATIVITY
Postulates, Time, Length and Energy

UNIT 2. THE END OF CLASSICAL PHYSICS
Overview of Physics in the 1800's,  Faraday, Cathode Rays
and Atomic Discoveries
MONDAY (A):
TEST: Special Relativity
Multiple Choice, Problems and Essay Questions.
Study from your notes, and complete your Test Review.
Textbook Reading: Chapter on Relativity: Galilean-Newtonian Relativity,
Attempts to Detect the Ether and Special Theory of Relativity
TUTORIALS: The following links contain theoretical background, diagrams,
illustrations and/or animations and step-by-step solved problems.
The Dummies' Guide to Special Relativity
Introduction to Special Relativity
Special Relativity Problems
Special Relativity Applications

WEDNESDAY (A):
CLASS WORK: During class you will be working with a partner on a
PhysicsQuest on Atomic Discoveries.
Each student will write his/her own answers to this activity.