Coordinate Systems, Scalars, Vectors, Vector Mathematics
Displacement, Speed and Velocity, Acceleration, Uniformly accelerated motion and the big five, Kinematics with Graphs, Free fall and Projectile Motion.
The first law, second law, third law, Newton’s Law of Gravitation, Gravitational Attraction Due to an Extended Body, Weight, The Normal Force, Friction, An Overall strategy, Pulleys, Inclined Planes.
Work, Energy and Power
Work, Work done by variable Force, Circuit Analysis, Kinetic Energy, Work Energy Theorem, Potential Energy, Conservation of Mechanical Energy.
Temperature Scales, Physical Changes Due to Heat Transfer, Heat Transfer, Thermal Expansion, Kinetic Theory of Gases, The ideal Gas Law, Laws of Thermodynamics.
Another look at Newton’s Second Law, Impulse, Conservation of Linear Momentum, Collisions
Curved and Rotational Motion
Uniform Circular Motion, Center of Mass, Rotation and Translation, Rotational Dynamics, Torque, Equilibrium, Angular Momentum, Conservation of Angular Momentum, Rotational Kinematics, Kepler’s Laws.
Simple Harmonic Motion, Kinematics of SHM, The Spring- Block oscillator: Vertical Motion, Pendulums.
Electrical Forces and Fields
Electric Charge, Coulomb’s Law, The Electric Field, Conductors and Insulators
Electric Potential and Capacitance
Electrical Potential Energy, Electrical Potential, Capacitance, Electric Field and Capacitors, Dielectrics
Direct Current Circuits
Electric Current, Resistance, Voltage, Electric Circuits, Circuit Analysis, Combination of Resistors
Magnetic Forces and Fields
The Magnetic Forces and Fields, The Magnetic Force on a Moving Charge, The Magnetic Force on a Current Carrying Wire, Magnetic Fields Created by Current Carrying Wires
Motional EMF, Magnetic Flux, Magnets
Transverse Traveling Waves, Superposition of Waves, Standing, Sound Waves, Resonance for Sound Waves, The Doppler Effect
The Electromagnetic Spectrum, The Doppler effect for light, Interference and Diffraction, Reflection and Refraction, Mirrors, Thin Lenses
The Rutherford Model of the Atom, Photons and The photoelectric effect, The Bohr Model of the Atom, Wave-Particle Duality, Nuclear Physics, Radioactivity, Nuclear Reactions, Special Relativity, Contemporary Physics