Phys 301


Serdar Nergiz


Fall 2014 - 2015


Place & Time : KB 316 M34-W34


Assistant : Mert TUZER - Office: KB305-A - Tel: 4782

Problem Session Place & Time : "Kare Blok - Cati-2" Monday 17:00 ,


Textbook : Kleppner & Kolenkow, An Introduction to Mechanics 2nd. Edition

Syllabus : Chapters 1-9 and 12-14 will be covered

Grading : Homeworks&Quizzes: 10% , 2 Midterms: 25% each , Final Exam: 40%

Important note : Students who get a total grade less than 23 out of

midterms&homeworks&quizzes (total 60 points) can not take the FINAL exam!

They will get an F grade and will not be able to take a RESIT exam.

Midterm #1 Date: NOVEMBER 12 , Wednesday - PLACE: KB316 - Time: 11:00-12:40

Midterm #2 Date: DECEMBER 17 , Wednesday - PLACE: KB316 - Time: 11:00-12:40

MAKE-UP EXAM (FOR MIDTERMS) : DECEMBER 24 , Wednesday - Place: Physics Dept. Computer Lab. - Time: 13:00-14:40

(A valid excuse required.)

Note: All chapters are included in the make-up exam

Final Exam Date: JANUARY 3 , Saturday - PLACE: KBZ01 - Time: 16:00-19:00

Resit Exam Date: JANUARY 19 , Monday - PLACE: KB316 - Time: 10:00-12:00


HOMEWORK PROBLEMS

Problem Set #1 : Chapter 1 problems: 16 , 21 , 25 , 26 (due on 13/10, Monday)

Problem Set #2 : Chapter 2 problems: 4 , 9 , (13 and 14) , 15 (due on 20/10, Monday)

Problem Set #3 : Chapter 3 problems: 11 , 18 , 21 , 23 (due on 27/10, Monday)

Problem Set #4 : Chapter 9 problems: 9 , 11 , AND Chapter 4 problems: 7 , 9 (due on 03/11 , Monday)

Problem Set #5 : Chapter 4 problem: 23 , AND Chapter 5 problems: 4 , 6 , 9 (due on 10/11 , Monday)

Problem Set #6 : Chapter 6 problems: 5 , 14 , 16 , 17 (due on 17/11 , Monday)

Problem Set #7 : Chapter 7 problems: 6 , 9 , 10 , 13 (due on 24/11 , Monday)

Problem Set #8 : Chapter 7 problems: 18 , 23 , 31 , 41 (due on 01/12 , Monday)

Problem Set #9 : Chapter 8 problems: 1 , 3 , 4 , 6 (due on 08/12 , Monday)

Suggested problems for Chapter 12: 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18

Suggested problems for Chapter 13: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12

Suggested problems for Chapter 14: 1, 2, 4, 6, 7