Lecture HomeWork 3L

Physics 122, Spring 2011

Prof. E. F. Redish

Lecture homework consists of 2 parts. Some of the problems this week require diagrams and tools that are not available in MP. These will have to be done on paper.

Both parts will be due at the beginning of lecture on Fridays.

No homework will be accepted after the solutions are released on BlackBoard
(at 10:00 PM on the Friday when it is due).

Homework Assignment 3L
(Due Friday, 2/18/11)

To be done on paper and handed in at the beginning of lecture on Friday (these problem should be typed and printed).

1. Equations for sinusoidal waves (3 pts)

2. Sinusoidal wave on a beaded string (5 pts)

3. Propagating a Gaussian pulse -2 (5 pts)

To be done in the MP environment. 2 MP problems (1 pts each) plus the following:

3. Adding pulses (3 pts),

4. Bizarre behavior with light (3 pts)

5. Population growth -1 (3 pts)



University of Maryland Physics Department Physics 122 Home

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Edward F. Redish
Department of Physics
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742
Phone: (301) 405-6120
Email: redish@physics.umd.edu

Last revision 13. February, 2011.