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Ch 01: Introduction: The Nature of Science & Physics

Introduction to Units Unit Conversions Solving Density Problems Dimensional Analysis Counting Significant Figures Operations with Significant Figures

Ch 02: Kinematics

Vectors, Scalars, & Displacement Average Velocity Intro to Acceleration Position-Time Graphs & Velocity Conceptual Problems with Position-Time Graphs Velocity-Time Graphs & Acceleration Conceptual Problems with Velocity-Time Graphs Graphing Position, Velocity, and Acceleration Graphs Kinematics Equations Vertical Motion and Free Fall

Ch 03: Two Dimensional Kinematics

Review of Vectors vs. Scalars Introduction to Vectors Adding Vectors Graphically Vector Composition & Decomposition Adding Vectors by Components Trig Review Intro to Motion in 2D: Position & Displacement Velocity in 2D Intro to Projectile Motion: Horizontal Launch Negative (Downward) Launch Symmetrical Launch Special Equations in Symmetrical Launches Positive (Upward) Launch Using Equation Substitution Intro to Relative Velocity

Ch 04: Force and Newton's Laws of Motion

Newton's First & Second Laws Types Of Forces & Free Body Diagrams Forces & Kinematics Vertical Forces & Acceleration Newton's Third Law & Action-Reaction Pairs Vertical Equilibrium & The Normal Force Forces in Connected Systems of Objects Forces in 2D Inclined Planes Equilibrium in 2D

Ch 05: Further Applications of Newton's Laws

Kinetic Friction Static Friction Stacked Blocks Inclined Planes with Friction Intro to Springs (Hooke's Law)

Ch 06: Uniform Circular Motion and Gravity

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) Uniform Circular Motion Centripetal Forces Flat Curves Universal Law of Gravitation Acceleration Due to Gravity Satellite Motion

Ch 07: Work, Energy, and Energy Resources

Intro to Energy & Kinetic Energy Intro to Calculating Work Work On Inclined Planes Work By Springs Net Work & Work-Energy Theorem Work As Area Under F-x Graphs Power Intro to Conservation of Energy Energy with Non-Conservative Forces Motion Along Curved Paths Energy in Connected Objects (Systems) Solving Projectile Motion Using Energy Springs & Elastic Potential Energy

Ch 08: Linear Momentum and Collisions

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 Completely Inelastic Collisions Ballistic Pendulum Momentum & Impulse in 2D Types of Collisions Elastic Collisions

Ch 09: Statics and Torque

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 Beam / Shelf Against a Wall Torque & Equilibrium Equilibrium with Multiple Objects Equilibrium with Multiple Supports Center of Mass & Simple Balance Review: Center of Mass Equilibrium in 2D - Ladder Problems More 2D Equilibrium Problems

Ch 10: Rotational Motion and Angular Momentum

Rotational Position & Displacement Rotational Velocity & Acceleration Equations of Rotational Motion Converting Between Linear & Rotational Torque with Kinematic Equations Rotational Dynamics of Rolling Motion Intro to Moment of Inertia Moment of Inertia of Systems Moment of Inertia & Mass Distribution Intro to Rotational Kinetic Energy Types of Motion & Energy Energy of Rolling Motion Conservation of Energy with Rotation Intro to Angular Momentum Angular Momentum of a Point Mass Angular Momentum of Objects in Linear Motion Conservation of Angular Momentum Opening/Closing Arms on Rotating Stool Spinning on String of Variable Length Intro to Angular Collisions Angular Collisions with Linear Motion Jumping Into/Out of Moving Disc Angular Momentum & Newton's Second Law

Ch 11: Fluid Statics

Density Intro to Pressure Pascal's Law & Hydraulic Lift Pressure Gauge: Barometer Pressure Gauge: Manometer Pressure Gauge: U-shaped Tube Buoyancy & Buoyant Force

Ch 12: Fluid Dynamics

Ideal vs Real Fluids Fluid Flow & Continuity Equation

Ch 13: Temperature, Kinetic Theory, and the Gas Laws

Temperature Volume Thermal Expansion The Ideal Gas Law Average Kinetic Energy of Gases Internal Energy of Gases Speed Distribution of Ideal Gases Phase Diagrams, Triple Points and Critical Points

Ch 14: Heat and Heat Transfer Methods

Moles and Avogadro's Number Calorimetry with Temperature and Phase Changes Latent Heat & Phase Changes Intro to Calorimetry Heat Transfer

Ch 15: Thermodynamics

Heat Equations for Special Processes & Molar Specific Heats First Law of Thermodynamics Isothermal Processes The Otto Cycle The Carnot Cycle Entropy and the Second Law of Thermodynamics Statistical Interpretation of Entropy

Ch 16: Oscillatory Motion and Waves

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 Intro to Waves Wave Functions & Equations of Waves Velocity of Transverse Waves (Strings) Wave Interference Standing Waves Beats

Ch 17: Physics of Hearing

Sound Waves Sound Intensity The Doppler Effect Standing Sound Waves

Ch 18: Electric Charge and Electric Field

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

Ch 19: Electric Potential and Electric Field

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

Ch 20: Electric Current, Resistance, and Ohm's Law

Intro to Current Microscopic View of Current Resistors and Ohm's Law Power in Circuits

Ch 21: Circuits and DC Instruments

Combining Resistors in Series & Parallel Kirchhoff's Junction Rule Solving Resistor Circuits Kirchhoff's Loop Rule

Ch 22: Magnetism

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

Ch 23: Electromagnetic Induction, AC Circuits, and Electrical Technologies

Intro to Induction Magnetic Flux Faraday's Law Lenz's Law Motional EMF Transformers Mutual Inductance Self Inductance Inductors LR Circuits Alternating Voltages and Currents RMS Current and Voltage Power in AC Circuits Phasors Resistors in AC Circuits Phasors for Resistors 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

Ch 24: Electromagnetic Waves

Intro to Electromagnetic (EM) Waves The Electromagnetic Spectrum Intensity of EM Waves

Ch 25: Geometric Optics

Ray Nature Of Light Reflection Of Light Refraction Of Light Total Internal Reflection Ray Diagrams For Mirrors Mirror Equation Ray Diagrams For Lenses Thin Lens And Lens Maker Equations

Ch 27: Wave Optics

Diffraction Diffraction with Huygen's Principle Young's Double Slit Experiment Single Slit Diffraction Polarization & Polarization Filters

Ch 28: Special Relativity

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

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