# PHYS 208: Electricity and Magnetism

**Textbook:** *Don't Panic, Volume II: Electricity and Magnetism*

by Bill Bassichis

**Syllabus**

Syllabus for Sections 502-506 can be found here.

Syllabus for Sections 507-511 can be found here.

**Links**

Chapter outline videos

Previous exams

WebAssign instructions

iClicker: use eCampus link to register.

iClicker REEF: PHYS208_Sp19_MW or PHYS208_Sp19_TTh.

**Lab Schedule**

Labs follow recitation and require WebAssign.

**Lectures**

Exam 1 Question Types

Lecture 1

Example 1.1: Coulomb’s Law

Lecture 2

Example 1.2: Electric Field

Lecture 3

Example 1.3: Electric Potential

Lecture 4

Example 1.4: Electric Flux

Exam 1 Review

Exam 1 Solutions

Exam 2 Question Types

Lecture 5

Example 2.1: Gauss’s Law Application

Lecture 6

Lecture 7

Example 2.2: Ohm’s Law

Lecture 8

Example 2.3: Circuits

Exam 2 Review

Exam 2 Solutions

Exam 3 Question Types

Lecture 9

Lecture 10

Example 3.1: Biot-Savart Law & Ampere’s Law

Example 3.2: Ampere’s Law

Example 3.3: Ampere’s Law

Lecture 11

Example 3.4: Faraday’s Law

Lecture 12

Example 3.5: Time-dependent circuits

Example 3.6: Time-dependent circuits

Exam 3 Review

Exam 3 Solutions

Lecture 13

Lecture 14 (not on final exam)

Previous Final Exam

Previous Final Exam Solutions

## Important information

**Lectures***When*: 4:10-5:25pm MW (Sections 502-506)*When*: 12:45-2:00pm TR (Sections 507-511)*Where*: MPHY 204 (All Sections)

**Office Hours***Where*: CYCL 333 (see Contact for address)*When*: 09:00-10:00am MT (Sections 502-506 MW)*When*: 09:00-10:00am WR (Sections 507-511 TR)

**Physics Help Desk***Where*: MPHY 103*When*: 8am-5pm (MTWR) and 8am-12pm (F)

**SI Sessions***Leader*: Carolina Vela*Website*: https://sites.google.com/tamu.edu/phys-208/home (to access you need to be logged into your TAMU account)*Date/Time*: Sunday (6-7pm in Harrington HECC 201), Tuesday & Thursday (6-7pm in BLOC 120)

**Common Exams***Exam 1:* 02/11/19 from 7:30-8:30pm*Exam 2: *03/18/19 from 7:30-8:30pm*Exam 3: *04/15/19 from 7:30-8:30pm*Location*: All exam rooms will be in Heldenfels and assigned according to the following section numbers:

HELD 105 (502 & 503)

HELD 107 (504 & 505)

HELD 109 (506 & 507)

HELD 111 (508 & 509)

HELD 113 (510 & 511)

** Final Exam: **Location: MPHY 204 (All Sections)

**Date: 05/03/19 (Sections 502-506 MW)**

Date: 05/07/19 (Sections 507-511 TR)

Time: 3:30pm-5:30pm (Sections 502-506 MW)

Time: 8:00am-10:00am (Sections 507-511 TR)