PHY 2130 - GENERAL PHYSICS
Semester: Winter 2013
Honors Option Assignments
Chapter 2: 58, 73 (due: 01/25/2013)
Chapter 4: 115, 145 (due: 02/06/2013)
Chapter 5: 78, 83 (due: 02/18/2013)
As we discussed in the beginning of the semester, your final assignment
would be an essay.
To be exact, a typed (with no more that 1.5 line spacing and 12-size font),
10-page essay on one of the topics provided below. Your essay should be
concise and complete and contain scientific explanations of the phenomena
with relevant formulas. You should also provide references to your sources
of information (please do not copy the text from your sources, as your essay
would not be accepted).
"Ultrasound and its use in medicine"
"The physics of musical instruments" (choose a particular instrument)
"Bernoulli's principle and aircraft flight"
"Diffusion in biological processes"
Please submit your essay as a Microsoft Word file sent over e-mail to your
professor by April 25.