Week 15

Read: Action-at-a-distance (Chap. 30), the Michelson-Morley experiment (Chap. 34)
Quiz: Monday.

HW: Foucault and the speed of light (Ex. 30.2), Existence of fields (Ex. 30.3), Relative motion (Ex. 34.3),

Lab: Speed of light calculation (Ex. 31.6), Lab clean up.

Chapter 30 (6 videos):

Chapter 31 (1 videos, explains how to do the lab calculations):

Chapter 34 (no videos yet…):


Here is a wonderful little video produced by Veritasium on how electrical energy is transmitted through power lines.

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