Physics 30 Syllabus

FORCES AND MOTION: MOTION

Notes/Resources

  1. Printable Graph Paper
  2. Motion and Velocity Notes
  3. Vector Notes
  4. Acceleration Notes
  5. Projectile Motion Notes
  6. Circular Motion Notes
  7. Marshmallow Launch Calculator Example

Assignments

  1. Motion and Velocity Practice Hand-in
  2. Displacement-Velocity-Acceleration Qs
  3. Freefall Lab Data
  4. Marshmallow Launcher Project Handout

FORCES AND MOTION: FORCES

Notes/Resources

  1. Forces, Newton’s Laws, and Friction
  2. Centripetal Force Notes
  3. Applications of Circular Motion Notes

Assignments

  1. Inclined Friction Q Hand-in

 

CONSERVATION LAWS

Notes/Resources

  1. Energy Notes
  2. Work & Power Notes
  3. Momentum Notes

Assignments

  1. Momentum Practice Problems
  2. Momentum Collision in 2D Question

 

MODERN PHYSICS: RADIOACTIVITY

Notes/Resources

  1. Atomic Basics Notes
  2. Natural Radioactivity Notes
  3. Nuclear Fission and Fusion
    1. Comparison of Energy Released
    2. Podcast: Science Vs – Nuclear Power: Worth the Risk?
  4. Radioactive Decay and Half-life
    1. Decay Series Examples

Assignments

  1. Radioactivity Reading Qs
  2. Nuclear Technologies Assignment

MODERN PHYSICS: RELATIVISM AND QUANTUM MECHANICS

Notes/Resources

  1. Nature of Light Notes
  2. Quantum Mechanics Notes
  3. Relativism Notes

Assignments

  1. Planck’s Constant Worksheet
    1. Planck Constant Worksheet – ANSWERS

 

FIELDS: GRAVITATIONAL

Notes/Resources

  1. Universal Gravitation Notes
  2. Gravitational Fields
  3. Gravitational Field Phenomena

FIELDS: ELECTRIC AND MAGNETIC

Notes/Resources

  1. Electric Fields
  2. Electromagnetic Force and Magnetic Fields

Assignments

  1. Magnetic Field Qs