Extended Analytical Physics 750:116

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February 2, 2016

PLEASE NOTE: In order to pass Physics 116 you MUST pass at least one hourly exam or the final exam. If you fail your first hourly exam, your projected grade will be an F until you pass an exam.


  • Here is the announcement for Physics 116 Study Groups. Note: the registration closes Sunday Feb 7 at noon.

  • Here is a compact collection of useful formulae about rotations Translations/Rotations Analogies and Moment of Inertia

  • Your next design practical is on Monday February 8th during your recitation period. Here is a copy of the Testing Experiment Rubric that will be used to grade your work, and the Experimental Uncertainties Handout that will be provided during the design practical.

  • Reading for Statics: Here is the the required STATICS reading

  • Reading for Rotational Motion:
  • STUDENTS FROM PHYS 123: To catch up on the material you missed from last semester, please read sections 13.1 and 13.2 in the 13th edition of Young and Freedman's University Physics (the book you used in Phys 123); the topics are the gravitational force and weight.

  • Here are the Lecture notes:

    Week 1 Mathematization in physics
    Week 2 Rotational Kinematics
    Week 3 Rotational Dynamics
    Week 4 Statics


  • This is the Free Physics Ebook that is one of the required textbooks for this course. You can download it in a variety of formats, and take advantage of the free supporting materials and tools at the publisher's download site. The OpenStax project provides high quality college-level textbooks available for downloading or as an interactive ebook in a variety of subjects.

  • All homework and reading quizzes will be posted on WebAssign .If you took Physics 115 last semester, just click on the "I have a Class Key" icon to register.

    These are the instructions for registering on WebAssign if you have never registered before. The course key for WebAssign is rutgers 6062 4167. BE SURE TO INCLUDE YOUR RU STUDENT ID NUMBER ON THE FORM.

  • Come in and get help at any of the instructors' office hours; feel free to visit any instructor that is available when you are.

  • Check out your grades on the online Gradebook. Please notify your TA if there are any errors.

  • Here you'll find old exams and solutions to help you prepare for exams.

  • Here is a printable version of the formula sheet for the final.

  • Information for students with disabilities

  • Register your iClicker unit for lecture if you have not already registered in 115. If you have the same transmitter that you used last semester in 115, you do not need to reregister.