Homework #1 (35 pts)

For ph461 and ph561 (same homework this week)

Due Friday, October 1, 2010 at 5pm

Reading assignment

Chapters 1-3 of R,H&B.

Q1: Euler's equation (5 pts)

Use Euler's equation (Eq. 3.23) to derive an expression for sin2θ in terms of sinθ and cosθ.

Q2: Problem 3.1 of R,H&B (10 pts)

Complete parts b), c), d), e) and g).

Q3: Problem 3.5 of R,H&B (10 pts)

Complete parts c), d), f) and h).

Q4: Problem 3.24 of R,H&B (10 pts)

Complete parts a), b).