## Topic outline

• ### General

ELECTRICITY & MAGNETISM NSC427 -

Credits: 4

Level: Introductory

Tuesday 11:30am - 12:50pm
Thursday 11:30am - 12:50pm

Classroom: Sci 117A

Faculty: Sara Salimbeni

An introduction to the physics of electric and magnetic phenomena, suitable for students considering a plan in physics or science students who want a physics foundation. Topics include electrostatic forces, electric and magnetic fields, induction, Maxwell's equations,  and some DC circuits.

Prerequisite: General Physics I, Calculus I (Calculus II suggested), or approval from the Teacher

Textbook: Understanding Physics Pt. 3    Cummings

• ### Topic 1

Week 1- Electric Charge

 Lesson 1: 1/24 Electric Charge 22.1-22.2-22.3-22.4-22.5-22.6-22.7 Lesson 2: 1/26 Electric Charge 22.8-22.9-22.10

Due on 1/24: Assignment_0
Due on 1/26: Assignment_1

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Week 2 - Electric Fields

Due on Tuesday 1/31:  Chaper 22, exercises 4 -28 - 43 - 46 - 47

 Lesson 3: 1/31 Electric Fields 23.1-23.2-23.3-23.4-23.5-23.6 Lesson 4: 2/1 Electric Fields 23.7-23.8-23.9

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Week 3 - Gauss' Law

Due on Tuesday, February the 7th:  Chapter 23, exercises 12, 20, 24, 51, 53

 Lesson 5: 2/7 Gauss' Law 24.1-24.2-24.3-24.5 Lesson 6: 2/9 Gauss' Law 24.6-24.7-24.8
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Week 4 - Review and exercises

Due on Tuesday, February the 7th:  Chapter 23, exercises 19, 22 and 35 + the exercise in the file assignment

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Week 5 - Electric Potential

 Lesson 7: 2/21 Electric Potential 25.1-25.2-25.3-25.4-25.5 Lesson 8: 2/23 Electric Potential 25.6-25.7-25.8-25.9-25.10-25.11

Assigment:  Chapter 24: 7-24-30-42

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Week 6 - Current and Resistence

The Feyman's lecture reading is moved to next week.

The midterm  test is due by February  28th at 7 p.m.

 Lesson 11:2/28 Current and Resistence 26.1-26.2-26.3 Lesson 12:3/1 white snow!

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Week 7-Current and Resistence-Circuits

Due on Tuesday March the 6th:

Chapter 25: 37 - 50 - 52

Chapter 26: 2 - 3

 Lesson 13:3/6 Current and Resistence 26.4-26.5-65.6-26.7-26.8-26.9-26.10-26.11 Lesson 14:3/8 Circuits 27.1-27.2-27.3-27.4
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Week 8 - Circuits

Due on Tuesday March the 27th:

Chapter 26:  Exercises 14 - 26 - 34

Chapter 27: Exercises  2 - 4 -11

 Lesson 15:3/27 Circuits 27.5-27.6-27.7 Lesson 16:3/29 Circuits Laboratory

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Week 9 - Capacitance

Due on Tuesday, April the 3rd: Report on the circuit laboratory chapter 28! exercises - 19- 26- 40 -

 Lesson 17:4/3 Capacitance chapter 28 Lesson 18:4/5

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Week 10 - Magnetic Field

Due on Tuesday, April the 3rd:   chapter 27 exercises - 19- 26- 40 -

chapter 27 exercises - 19- 26- 40 - Chapter 28 exercises - 15 - 45

 Lesson 19, 4/10: Magnetic field 29.1-29.2-29.3-29.4-29.5 Lesson 20, 4/12: Magnetic field 29.6-29.7-29.8-29.9-29.10-29.11
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Week 11-Magnetic field due to currents

Due in tuesday: chapter 29 exercises 5 -13 -23 - 31

 Lesson 21:4/17 Magnetic field due to currents 30.1-30.2-30.3 Lesson 22:4/19 Magnetic field due to currents 30.4-30.5-30.6-30.7
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Week 12

Due on Tuesday: chapter 30 exercises 27-36-41-54 (+ past week exercises if you haven't done them!)

Reading Tuesday : 31.1 31.2 31.3 31.4 31.5  31.6

Reading Thursday:  31.7 31.8 31.9 31.10 31.11

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Week 13

Due on Tuesday: Chapter 31 exercises 17-32-46-61

Reading:  32.1 32.2 32.3 32.4 32.5