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The objective of this course is to become familiar with the basic physical concepts and principles of waves, sound, light, and mechanics. A conceptual rather than a mathematical point of view is emphasized.

PowerPoint Shows

Physics 101
Conceptual Physics

 

Instructor:

Dr. Harry D. Downing
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Stephen F. Austin State University

hdowning@sfasu.edu

 

 

Text:

Conceptual Physics, 11th Edition by Paul Hewitt
ISBN: 9780231568090  

 

 

Information:

Fall 2013

Department Course Syllabus (General)

Downing’s Lecture Syllabus

Lecture Calendar - MWF

Lecture Calendar - TR

Lab Syllabus (Printable)
Lab Syllabus with PowerPoint Introductions
Office Hours:  11-11:40 MWF; 10-11:30 TR; 2:30-3:30 TWR or by appointment

Frequently Asked Questions

University Policy on Academic Dishonesty

 

 

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Grades:

Access Physics 101 Grades
"How Do I Compute My Grade?"

PowerPoint Show on Calculating Grades

YouTube Video on Calculating Grades


Email Communications

One way to contact your instructor is by sending email to hdowning@sfasu.edu. Use your SFA email account for all email communications with your professor.  To get a free Titan email account go to https://apache.sfasu.edu/accountman/.

You may forward e-mail from your Titan e-mail address to another address of your choice. To do this use this link: https://titan.sfasu.edu/accountman/mailindex.html


Review Sheets


Example Exams


PowerPoint Lectures Online

These are some of the slides shows that are used in class. Viewing these is no substitute for class attendance since the shows for the most part are outlines.

  • Step 1: Download Microsoft's Free PowerPoint Viewer to a temporary directory (e.g. c:\Temp\).
  • Step 2: Download one of Dr. Downing's PowerPoint Lectures to the same temporary directory.
  • Step 3: Run Microsoft's Free PowerPoint Viewer for the PC. You will find it in the temporary directory.
  • Step 4: Load one of Dr. Downing's PowerPoint Lectures and enjoy.

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