PHY 116 Physical Science - Meteorology - Course Outline
 
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SCHEDULE AND CLASS NOTES - Course Outline & Syllabus

FINAL: WHAT TO KNOW....

FINAL TIMES..

Monday/Wednesday 1:40PM-2:50PM Class
Final Test Chapters 1-11
DECEMBER 18TH 1:40pm-4:20pm

PLEASE STUDY.......
1. Know what season we are in or about to go into. What is important about it? Chapter 2

2. Levels of the atmosphere. Chapter 1

3. What makes air Stable or Unstable. chapter 4

4. Pages 108 to 113- Test 2 Understand stable and unstable air - Environmental lapse rate Chapter 4 Test 4...You also need to Convert..

5. Think of all the things that go with unstable air. Type of clouds and precipitation Chapter 4 and 5

6. Wind flow- clockwise, counter clockwise how do storm systems move. Surface winds and winds aloft with pressure.

7.Weather patterns. What happens with low pressure and all the properties with fronts. Air masses Chapter 8, 9

8. Know what happens in your location in reference to where low pressure is. Clouds, precipitation, wind direction. Chapter 9 PAGE 247 MID LATITUDE CYCLONE - think test 4.

9. thunderstorms - tornadoes and hurricanes - Basic Concepts.

What is happening in all locations around Low Pressure.

CHECK BACK ON THIS PAGE FOR FINAL GRADE --
1:40PM CLASS CHECK TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY.

UPDATE.. 3:05PM CLASS....FINAL IS GRADED.. WORKING ON FINAL GRADES....
FINAL BREAK DOWN

100 90 80 70 60 50 40 30
0 2 9 9 13 7 1 1

HIGH 92 LOW 34

QUESTIONS EMAIL ME: HOFFMARD@FARMINGDALE.EDU

August 28- Day 1 Chapter 1 9-13 -Chapter 1 / Chapter 2 & Review 10-2 - Chapter 4 10-18-Chapter 6 11-6-Test 3
(Chapters 6-7-8)
11-22 - NO CLASS 12-11- Study Day
August 30-Chapter 1 9-18 -Test 1
(Chapters 1-2)
10-4 -Chapter 5/ Chapter 4 10-23 Chapter 7
Chapter 6
11-8 -Chapter 9 11-27- Chapter 11

12-13 - 3:05pm Class

Final Test Chapters 1-11
Final Time 1:40pm-4:20pm

9-4 NO CLASS 9-20 - Chapter 3 10-9 -Chapter 5 10-25Chapter 7 11-13 - Chapter 9 11-29 - Chapter 11 /Review (9,10,11)

12-18 1:40pm Class
Final Test Chapters 1-11
Final Time 1:40pm-4:20pm

9-6 -Chapter 1 / Chapter 2 9-25 - Chapter 3 -Chapter 4 10-11 -Review (3,4,5)
10-30 - Chapter 7/Chapter 8 11-15 -Chapter 9 Chapter 10 12-4 - TEST 4
(Chapters 9-10-11)

Exam Schedule
9-11 Chapter 2 9-27 - Chapter 4 10-16 -Test 2 (Chapters 3-4-5) 11-1 - Chapter 8 /Review (6,7,8) 11-20 -Chapter 10 Chapter 11 12-6 - Final Review Chapters 1-11 Last day of class Grades Due December 22nd

QUESTIONS EMAIL ME: HOFFMARD@FARMINGDALE.EDU

 

 

Meteorologist Rich Hoffman
PHY 116 -- FARMINGDALE STATE

Contact Professor Hoffman
hoffmard@farmingdale.edu

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Monday and Wednesday 1:40 to 2:55pm (CRN 90832) and 3:05pm to 4:20pm (CRN 91748)
PHY 116 Physical Science - Meteorology - Course Outline
A descriptive course in elementary meteorology that will introduce the student to weather analysis and forecasting. Topics covered will be Temperature, Clouds, Precipitation, Synoptic weather charts, Air Masses, Low and High Pressure Areas, Frontal Systems, Thunderstorms, Weather Forecasting, and Local Weather. Weather charts will be analyzed and students will make their own weather forecasts.
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