Samuel McDermott
Supervision information:
Supervision times:
Group number 
Students 
Day 
Time 
Location 
1 
Robert & Zeph 
Monday 
15001600 
Trinity Hall D13 
2 
Daniil & Asher 
Monday 
16001700 
Trinity Hall D13 
3 
Kaan & Michael 
Tuesday 
11301230 
Trinity Hall D13 
Supervision questions
Week number 
Submission date 
Supervision date 
Example sheet questions 
Additional questions (optional) 
Past exam questions 
1 (Waves and Quantum waves) 
6pm 25th January 
27th & 28th January 
1,2,3,4,5,6 
1,3 

2 
6pm 1st February 
3rd & 4th February 
7,8,9,10,11 
2,4 

3 
6pm 8th February 
10th & 11th February 
12,13,14,15,16,17,18 
5,6,7 
2010 D12 
4 
6pm 15th February 
17th & 18th February 
19,20,21,22,23 
8,9 

5 (Rotational Mechanics and Special Relativity) 
6pm 22nd February 
24th & 25th February 
1,2,3,4,5,6 
Rotational mechanics: A1, A2, A3 
2011 D13 
6 
6pm 29th February 
2nd & 3rd March 
7,8,9,10,11,12 
Rotational mechanics: A5, A6, A7, A8 

7 
6pm 7th March 
9th & 10th March 
13,14,15,16,17,18 
Special relativity: A1, A2, A3 

8 
18th April 
20th & 21st April 
19,20,21,22,23,24 
Special relativity: A4, A5, A6 
2017D13, 2013D12, 2016D12, 2014D12, 2010B8, 2010B7, 2011B9, 2012B8 
Exam questions by topic
Waves and Quantum Waves
Year 
Question 
Topic 
2019 
A3 
Huygen's principle 
2019 
B8 
Quantum waves 
2018 
A4 
Diffraction grating 
2018 
D13 
Quantum waves 
2018 
D12 
Interference 
2017 
A3 
Lenses 
2017 
A1 
Matter waves 
2017 
D12 
Quantum waves 
2017 
D13 
Waves on a string 
2016 
A1 
Quantum waves 
2016 
D12 
2D waves 
2016 
D13 
Refraction 
2015 
A4 
Diffraction grating 
2015 
D12 
Quantum waves 
2015 
D13 
Waves on a string 
2014 
A5 
Lenses 
2014 
D12 
Quantum waves 
2013 
A1 
Matter waves 
2014 
D13 
Diffraction grating 
2013 
D12 
Lenses & Diffraction 
2013 
D13 
2D waves 
2012 
A5 
Diffraction grating 
2012 
D12 
Waves on a string 
2012 
D13 
Quantum waves 
2011 
A5 
Young's slits 
2011 
D12 
Waves on a string 
2011 
D13 
Quantum waves 
2010 
A1 
Lenses 
2010 
A2 
Refraction 
2010 
D12 
2D waves 
2010 
D12 
Quantum waves 
Rotational Mechanics & Special Relativity
Year 
Question 
Topic 
2019 
B6 
Rotational Mechanics 
2018 
A2 
Special Relativity 
2018 
B8 
Gyroscope 
2018 
B9 
Relativistic Mechanics 
2017 
B8 
Rotational Mechanics 
2017 
B9 
Speed in Special Relativity 
2016 
B7 
Rotational Mechanics 
2016 
B8 
Rotational Kinetic Energy 
2016 
B8 
MichelsonMorley experiment & Special relativity 
2015 
A3 
Special Relativity 
2015 
B7 
Rotational Dynamics 
2015 
B9 
Relativistic Mechanics 
2014 
B8 
Special Relativity 
2014 
B9 
Rotational Mechanics 
2013 
B8 
Special Relativity 
2013 
B9 
Rotational Mechanics 
2012 
B7 
Rotational Mechanics 
2012 
B8 
Relativistic Dynamics 
2011 
B8 
Rotational Mechanics 
2011 
B9 
Special Relativity 
2010 
A5 
Special Relativity 
2010 
B7 
Rotational Oscillations 
2010 
B8 
Rotational Mechanics 
2010 
B9 
Relativistic Mechanics 
Last updated: 07/04/20 12:00
