PHYS 101 :: Physics Illinois :: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Home page


Help with Triangles!
If you're having trouble visualizing the similar triangles for "box on a plank" type problems, I've made a handout that might help.

Exam Sign-Up Now Open!

Sign-Up is now open for Exam 1
Follow the link above to the exam sign-up tool.  Select an exam day and time from the list that works wit your schedule.

Remember:  You must sign yourself up for an exam timeslot.

Seminar Announcement!

All PHYS 101 students are invited to a seminar for our introductory students! 
Dr. Elaine Schulte, the Introductory Course Manager for the Department of Physics will present:
So, You'd Like to Pass Your First Physics Exam
Thursday 4 February 2016
3-3:50 p.m., 1065 Lincoln Hall

See you there!





Excused Absences







Please submit your excused absence no later than 12 business days from your absence via the Excused Absences application. For more information regarding this course's excuses policy, please refer to the Attendance Policy page.

Academic Integrity

All activities in this course, including documentation submitted for petition for an excused absence, are subject to the Academic Integrity rules as described in Article 1, Part 4, Academic Integrity, of the Student Code.


Please register your i>clicker in the student gradebook.

Be sure to refer to the i>clicker information page for more information.