Physics 9-9-13 Rocket Problem & Chapter 2 Overview, Pt. 2

PHYSICS: Wow! Talk about an abrupt change in plans – no pun intended toward the rocket problem that we finished in class today! So – test Wednesday and Velocity & Braking Distance lab tomorrow. Do you have your lab plans polished up? You are going to need every available minute tomorrow, so come prepared!

Speaking of the rocket problem – how’d you do? And do you recognize the picture? It’s the bottom of a Polaris A-1 submarine launched missile – photo taken at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Go figure that a vacation photo would come in handy in physics! Here’s the work that we did on the problem and a bit more info on the test that will now be on Wednesday.

PHYSICS 9-9-13 Rocket Problem from Tammy Skinner on Vimeo.

Chemistry 9-9-13 Chapter 2 Test Overview

CHEMISTRY – Wow! Hasn’t just soooooooo much gone into making up chapter 2? Here’s the overview of the test from today. Remember, don’t just read your notes – practice your notes, practice the problems, practice the memorization!!

If you haven’t had a chance to do so already, make sure you go to Edline, open the Chemistry class page, click on Tests in the right column, and check out the two review sheets on chapter 2. Great info!!! And continue to practice with these online games and quizzes:

Online Textbook: There are wonderful Interactive Review Games with your online text. First open chapter 2. Then click on the the Student Premium tab, then Interactive Review Games. There are games like Millionaire, Bootcamp, and Pyramid that quiz you with questions just like the ones I’ll give you on the test. See how high you can get your score!! has great interactive quizzes with questions like I’ll ask on the test. Find the unit that corresponds to the topics we’ve been studying and begin to quiz yourself. There are answers, too!

God bless you as you study! I’ll be praying for you!!

CHEMISTRY 9-9-13 Chapter 2 Overview from Tammy Skinner on Vimeo.

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