Topics in Physics

Problems and Solutions in Elementary Physics

A collection of assorted problems in first year physics with solutions can be found in physprob.pdf.

Here are a few of the drawings used in the paper.

Marble Rolling off a Bowling Ball

Cueball Slip Problem


Gravitational Field Inside a Thin Shell


Lens Analysis for Lensmaker's Formula


Wavefront Ray Diagram for Snell's Law


Sphere with Cylindrical Bore Removed


Moment of Thin Spherical Shell