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Ch 01: Introduction & Mathematical Concepts

Introduction to Units Unit Conversions Dimensional Analysis Counting Significant Figures Operations with Significant Figures Vectors, Scalars, & Displacement Introduction to Vectors Adding Vectors Graphically Vector Composition & Decomposition Adding Vectors by Components Trig Review Unit Vectors

Ch 02: Kinematics in One Dimension

Average Velocity Intro to Acceleration Kinematics Equations Vertical Motion and Free Fall Catch/Overtake Problems Position-Time Graphs & Velocity Conceptual Problems with Position-Time Graphs Velocity-Time Graphs & Acceleration

Ch 03: Kinematics in Two Dimensions

Intro to Motion in 2D: Position & Displacement Velocity in 2D Acceleration in 2D Intro to Projectile Motion: Horizontal Launch Negative (Downward) Launch Symmetrical Launch Positive (Upward) Launch Using Equation Substitution Intro to Relative Velocity

Ch 04: Forces & Newton's Laws of Motion

Intro to Forces + Newton's Laws Force Problems with Motion Forces with Multiple Objects Vertical Forces & Equilibrium More 1D Equilibrium Newton's Law of Gravity Gravitational Forces in 2D Acceleration Due to Gravity Vertical Forces and Acceleration Landing & Jumping Problems Forces in 2D Equilibrium in 2D Intro to Friction Kinetic Friction Static Friction Inclined Planes Inclined Planes with Friction Forces in Connected Objects (Systems)

Ch 05: Dynamics of Uniform Circular Motion

Uniform Circular Motion Centripetal Forces Satellite Motion: Intro Satellite Motion: Speed & Period Geosynchronous Orbits

Ch 06: Work & Energy

Intro to Energy Intro to Calculating Work Work By Gravity & Inclined Planes Work By Variable Forces (Springs) Net Work & Kinetic Energy More Work-Energy Problems Power Energy in Connected Objects (Systems) Springs & Elastic Potential Energy Escape Velocity Intro to Conservation of Energy Energy with Non-Conservative Forces Conservative Forces & Inclined Planes Motion Along Curved Paths Solving Projectile Motion Using Energy

Ch 07: Impulse & Momentum

Intro to Momentum Intro to Impulse Impulse with Variable Forces Intro to Conservation of Momentum Push-Away Problems Adding Mass to a Moving System How to Identify the Type of Collision Inelastic Collisions 2D Collisions Momentum & Impulse in 2D Push-Away Problems With Energy Elastic Collisions Collisions & Motion (Momentum & Energy) Collisions with Springs Intro to Center of Mass

Ch 08: Rotational Kinematics

Rotational Position & Displacement Rotational Velocity & Acceleration Equations of Rotational Motion Converting Between Linear & Rotational Types of Acceleration in Rotation Rolling Motion (Free Wheels) Intro to Connected Wheels More Connect Wheels (Bicycles)

Ch 09: Rotational Dynamics

Torque & Acceleration (Rotational Dynamics) Torque Due to Weight Intro to Torque Net Torque & Sign of Torque Torque on Discs & Pulleys How to Solve: Energy vs Torque Review: Center of Mass Torque & Equilibrium Equilibrium with Multiple Objects Equilibrium with Multiple Supports Center of Mass & Simple Balance Equilibrium in 2D - Ladder Problems Beam / Shelf Against a Wall More 2D Equilibrium Problems Intro to Center of Mass Intro to Moment of Inertia Moment of Inertia & Mass Distribution Intro to Rotational Kinetic Energy Types of Motion & Energy Energy of Rolling Motion Conservation of Energy with Rotation Conservation of Energy in Rolling Motion Moment of Inertia of Systems Parallel Axis Theorem Moment of Inertia via Integration More Conservation of Energy Problems Torque with Kinematic Equations Rotational Dynamics with Two Motions Rotational Dynamics of Rolling Motion Angular Momentum of Objects in Linear Motion Intro to Angular Momentum Angular Momentum of a Point Mass Conservation of Angular Momentum Opening/Closing Arms on Rotating Stool Angular Momentum & Newton's Second Law Angular Collisions with Linear Motion Conservation of Angular Momentum Spinning on String of Variable Length Intro to Angular Collisions Jumping Into/Out of Moving Disc

Ch 10: Simple Harmonic Motion & Elasticity

Spring Force (Hooke's Law) Intro to Simple Harmonic Motion (Horizontal Springs) Energy in Simple Harmonic Motion Simple Harmonic Motion of Vertical Springs Simple Harmonic Motion of Pendulums Energy in Pendulums

Ch 11: Fluids

Density Intro to Pressure Pascal's Law & Hydraulic Lift Pressure Gauge: Barometer Pressure Gauge: Manometer Pressure Gauge: U-shaped Tube Buoyancy & Buoyant Force Ideal vs Real Fluids Fluid Flow & Continuity Equation

Ch 12: Temperature & Heat

Temperature Thermal Expansion Introduction to Heat Calorimetry Changes in Temperature & Heat Capacity Changes in Phase & Latent Heat Temperature Change Across Phases Phase Diagrams, Triple Points and Critical Points

Ch 13: The Transfer of Heat

Heat Transfer Refrigerators

Ch 14: The Ideal Gas Law & Kinetic Theory

Introduction to Ideal Gasses Intro to Kinetic Theory Kinetic Energy and Temperature Speed Distribution of Ideal Gasses

Ch 15: Thermodynamics

Zeroth Law of Thermodynamics Internal Energy Introduction to Heat Capacity First Law of Thermodynamics Thermal Processes Intro to Thermal Processes Work & PV Diagrams Intro to Heat Engines Efficiency of Heat Engines Heat Engines & PV Diagrams Entropy and the Second Law Carnot Cycle Intro to Refrigerators Refrigerators & PV Diagrams Entropy & The Second Law

Ch 16: Waves & Sound

What is a Wave? The Mathematical Description of a Wave Waves on a String Wave Interference Standing Waves Sound Waves Sound Intensity The Doppler Effect

Ch 17: The Principle of Linear Superposition and Interference Phenomena

Standing Sound Waves Beats

Ch 18: Electric Forces and Electric Fields

Electric Charge Charging Objects Charging By Induction Conservation of Charge Coulomb's Law (Electric Force) Electric Field Electric Fields in Capacitors Electric Field Lines Dipole Moment Electric Fields in Conductors Electric Flux Gauss' Law

Ch 19: Electric Potential Energy & Electric Potential

Electric Potential Energy Electric Potential Work From Electric Force Relationships Between Force, Field, Energy, Potential The ElectronVolt Equipotential Surfaces Capacitors & Capacitance Parallel Plate Capacitors Energy Stored by Capacitor Combining Capacitors in Series & Parallel Solving Capacitor Circuits Intro To Dielectrics How Dielectrics Work

Ch 20: Electric Circuits

Combining Capacitors in Series & Parallel Intro to Current Resistors and Ohm's Law Power in Circuits Combining Resistors in Series & Parallel Kirchhoff's Junction Rule Solving Resistor Circuits Kirchhoff's Loop Rule

Ch 21: Magnetic Forces and Magnetic Fields

Magnets and Magnetic Fields Summary of Magnetism Problems Force on Moving Charges & Right Hand Rule Circular Motion of Charges in Magnetic Fields Mass Spectrometer Magnetic Force on Current-Carrying Wire Force and Torque on Current Loops Magnetic Field Produced by Moving Charges Magnetic Field Produced by Straight Currents Magnetic Force Between Parallel Currents Magnetic Force Between Two Moving Charges Magnetic Field Produced by Loops and Solenoids Toroidal Solenoids aka Toroids Biot-Savart Law with Calculus Ampere's Law with Calculus

Ch 22: Electromagnetic Induction

Intro to Induction Magnetic Flux Faraday's Law Lenz's Law Motional EMF Transformers Mutual Inductance Self Inductance Inductors

Ch 23: Alternating Current Circuits

Alternating Voltages and Currents RMS Current and Voltage Phasors Resistors in AC Circuits Capacitors in AC Circuits Phasors for Capacitors Inductors in AC Circuits Phasors for Inductors Impedance in AC Circuits Series LRC Circuits Resonance in Series LRC Circuits Power in AC Circuits Phasors for Resistors LRC Circuits

Ch 24: Electromagnetic Waves

What is an Electromagnetic Wave? The Electromagnetic Spectrum Energy Carried by Electromagnetic Waves Polarization Filters

Ch 25: The Reflection of Light: Mirrors

Ray Nature Of Light Reflection Of Light Refraction Of Light Total Internal Reflection Ray Diagrams For Mirrors Mirror Equation

Ch 26: The Refraction of Light: Lenses and Optical Instruments

Refraction At Spherical Surfaces Ray Diagrams For Lenses Thin Lens And Lens Maker Equations

Ch 27: Interference and The Wave Nature of Light

Diffraction 36.02 (A, n/a): Diffraction with Huygen's Principle Young's Double Slit Experiment Single Slit Diffraction

Ch 28: Special Relativity

Inertial Reference Frames Special Vs. Galilean Relativity Consequences of Relativity Lorentz Transformations

Ch 32: Ionizing Radiation, Nuclear Energy, and Elementary Particles

Particle Physics Quantum Mechanics

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