Beginning Physics Workbook 3e

Table of Contents

 

Preface 

Physics 2.3 AS91170 Demonstrate understanding of waves

1 Waves 
Practical work 
Questions for discussion 
Problems and exercises 

2 Optics 
Practical work 
Questions for discussion 
Problems and exercises 

Physics 2.4 AS91171 Demonstrate understanding of mechanics

3 One-dimensional motion 
Practical work 
Questions for discussion 
Problems and exercises 

4 An introduction to forces 
Practical work 
Questions for discussion 
Problems and exercises 

5 Two-dimensional motion 
Practical work 
Questions for discussion 
Problems and exercises 

6 Torque and equilibrium 
Practical work 
Questions for discussion 
Problems and exercises 

7 Energy 
Practical work 
Questions for discussion 
Problems and exercises 

8 Momentum 
Practical work 
Questions for discussion 
Problems and exercises 

Physics 2.6 AS91173 Demonstrate understanding of electricity and electromagnetism

9 Static electricity 
Questions for discussion 
Problems and exercises 

10 Direct current circuits 
Practical work 
Questions for discussion 
Problems and exercises 

11 Electromagnetism 
Practical work 
Questions for discussion 
Problems and exercises 

Physics 2.5 AS91172 Demonstrate understanding of atomic and nuclear physics

12 Modern physics 
Practical work 
Questions for discussion 
Problems and exercises 

Physics 2.2 AS91169 Demonstrate understanding of physics relevant to a selected context

13 Context study 

Physics 2.1 AS91168 Carry out a practical physics investigation that leads to a non-linear mathematical relationship

14 Practical investigation 

Appendices 

A Formulae list 
B Useful scientific information for physics 
C Prefixes (multipliers) 
D Greek letters 
E Some useful constants 
F Periodic table of the elements 
Experimental data for analytical work 
Sample data to practical work 
Answers to selected questions for discussion 
Answers to problems and exercises 

List of extension and background material

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