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KAHN Academy Physics Video Tutorials Check out the video tutorials that are arranged by topic and subtopic.


Chapter
Title

PHY 103 Topics

Date
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Chapter
Title

PHY 104 Topics

Dates


Ch 1
Introduction
algebra, unit conversions,
scientific notation
Sept

Ch 15


Ch 16
Electric Forces & Fields

Electrical Energy & Capacitance
Electric charge, insulators, conductors,
Coulomb's Law, electric field,
Gauss' Law
Electric potential, point charges,
charged conductors, capacitance,
parallel plate capacitor, energy
storage, dielectrics
.
Feb


Ch 2
Motion in One Dimension
Motion graphs, velocity,
acceleration, displacement
Sept

Ch 17


Ch 18
Current &
Resistance

DC Circuits
Electric current, resistivity, Ohm's Law,
energy & power, superconductivity EMF,
series and parallel circuits,
Kirchoff's Rules of current and voltage, RC circuits
.
Feb-
March


Ch 3
Vectors & 2D Motion
Projectiles, relative velocity,
vectors & components
Sept
-Oct

Ch 19
Ch 20
Magnetism & Inductance
Magnets, Earth's magnetic field,
torque of current loops, motors,
charged particles in magnetic fields, domains, solenoids, magnetic flux, induced EMF, Faraday's Law,
Lenz's Law, RL circuits, generators
.
March


Ch 4
Laws of Motion
Newton's Laws, vector forces,
Atwood's Machine,
friction and inclined planes,
Oct-
Nov

Ch 13


Ch 14
Vibrations & Waves


Sound
Simple harmonic motion, waves,
frequency, amplitude, & wavelength,
speed of waves, interference, & reflection

Sound wave characteristics, speed
of sound, Doppler effect, standing
waves, harmonics, Decibels, and the ear
.
April


Ch 5
Energy
Work, potential energy,
kinetic energy, spring PE,
conservation, and power
Nov-
Dec

Ch 21


Ch 22
Electromagnetic Waves


Reflection Refraction
Interference, diffraction, thin films, polarization, the eye
EM wave properties, EM spectrum, Doppler effect in EM waves

Light, reflection, refraction, dispersion, prisms, Huygen's Principle, total internal reflection
.
April


Ch 6
Momentum & Collisions
Impulse, momentum, J= Ft,
Law of Conservation of Mom.,
Collisions, Ballistic pendulums
.
Dec

Ch 23
Mirrors and Lenses
Flat mirrors, concave and convex
mirrors, thin lenses, image formation, aberrations
May
Ch 7
Rotational Motion & Gravity
Centripetal acceleration and
force, universal gravitation,
angular measure, and angular velocity and acceleration
.
Dec-
Jan

Ch 24
Waves Optics
Interference, diffraction, thin films, polarization, the eye
EM wave properties, EM spectrum, Doppler effect in EM waves
May
Ch 8
Rotational Equilibrium & Dynamics
Translation and rotation, torque, equilibrium, rotational dynamics,
rotational work and energy., and
angular momentum.
Jan

Ch 27

Ch 30
Quantum Physics

Elementary Particles
Photoelectric effect, Compton Effect, Uncertainty Principle


Elementary particles, Quarks, The Standard Model of the Atom, Fundamental forces
May


































Important Links to documents and websites




NYSED Physics Reference Table

Waves, Light, & Modern Physics Formula Sheet

Graphing Resources- how & when to use
different types of graphs
The Physics Classroom
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Simply the BEST physics resource on the web!!!
Tutorials The Calculator Pad
Multimedia Tutorials- animations and more
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Hyperphysics
Check this out to see connections between ideas,
the finer details, and lots of interactive practice.
Hyperphysics Index
Motion
Newton's Laws Click ovals to navigate
PhET Physics Simulations
These can be downloaded to use offline or run live from the web.
Try them to help understand important physics relationships.
Simulations- run online or download
Physlets - Interactive animations w/ questions
Physlets (Boston University)
BU's College Physics 105 & 106 Notes
Complete, to the point, good study resource!
Notes 105 Notes 106
Online Text with interactive Problems
Wilson 4th edition
Online Text

AP Physics Lab

Online physics problems, solutions, and resources

Physics Animations from U of Toronto

Physics Central Factoids, Real life Physics, & more


Web 2.0 Cool Tools for Schools
Links to an INCREDIBLE array of web 2.0 tools
for students and teachers! Need a photo editor?
Need a webpage creator? Music mixer? Blog?
Collaborative whiteboard to work on a project?
EXCELLENT CIRCUIT LESSONS!!!
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University of Texas at Austin
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Cartoon Laws of Physics what the text won't tell you!

Science on the Simpsons
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