Science - 2019-20

PH.2 e - Systems Analysis

The student will investigate and understand how to analyze and interpret data. Key concepts include

e)  analysis of systems employs vector quantities utilizing trigonometric and graphical methods.

Bloom's Levels:  Analyze; Understand

Adopted: 2010

BIG IDEAS

  • I can determine the shortest path to walk home and the amount of energy needed to do so.

UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD

The concepts developed in this standard include the following:

  • Graphing and dimensional analysis are used to reveal relationships and other important features of data.
  • Not all quantities add arithmetically. Some must be combined using trigonometry. These quantities are known as vectors.


ESSENTIALS

In order to meet this standard, it is expected that students will

d-e) combine vectors into resultants utilizing trigonometric or graphical methods.

      resolve vectors into components utilizing trigonometric or graphical methods.


KEY VOCABULARY

Updated: Dec 01, 2017