The Physics Book Units 1 & 2 Workbook

The Physics Book Units 1 & 2 Workbook

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Product Info

ISBN
9780170412551

Category

Science

Publisher

Nelson

Recommended For

QCAA New QCE Senior Secondary Syllabus Textbooks 2019-2020

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The Physics Book Units 1 & 2 supports the development and application of key knowledge and skills for students studying science in both Queensland and greater Australia. The consistent approach used in the text promotes familiarity for students, supporting practice and revision of the content learnt in class and in preparation for assessment and exams. The workbook revises content introduced in the classroom and provides comprehensive sets of questions to give students valuable exam preparation and reinforce their learning.

CONTENTS

HOW TO USE THIS BOOK

ABOUT THE AUTHORS

SYLLABUS REFERENCE GRID

Unit 1: Thermal, Nuclear and Electrical Physics

Topic 1: HEATING PROCESS

1. Kinetic particle model and heat flow

2. Temperature and specific heat capacity

3. Phase changes and latent heat

4. Energy conservation in calorimetry

5. Energy in systems – mechanical work and efficiency

Topic 2: IONISING RADIATION AND NUCLEAR REACTIONS

6. Nuclear model and stability

7. Spontaneous decay and half-life

8. Nuclear energy and mass defect

Topic 3: ELECTRIC CIRCUITS

9. Current, potential difference and energy flow

10. Resistance

11. Circuit analysis and design

Unit 2: Linear Motion and Waves

Topic 1: LINEAR MOTION AND FORCE

12. Vectors

13. Linear motion

14. Forces

15. Newton’s laws of motion

Topic 2: WAVES

16. Wave properties

17. Sound

18. Light

PRACTICE EXAM BOOKLET

ANSWERS

PRACTICE EXAMINATION ANSWERS