# Intro Physics

## E = mc2

### The Nature of Science

Mystery Eggs (opening experiment)

Powerpoint Lecture: Scientific Method | Lecture Notes
{Lab} Conducting an Experiment (Plop Plop Fiz Fiz)

Powerpoint Lecture: Sandards of Measurement | Lecture Notes

Standards - (Article) How Many Hands on a Horse

Powerpoint Lecture: Interpreting & Creating Graphs | Notes

### Motion

Problemset: Distance & Displacement
Problemset: Velocity

Problem Set: Acceleration

Review Guide: Motion

#### Forces

PPT: Inertia & Forces (Newton's Law) | Lecture Notes
PPT: Newton's 2nd Law (F=ma) | Lecture Notes

Labs: Mass vs Weight  | How Much Weight
eLabs: Projectile Motion | Airtrack Collisions
Lab: Momentum; Marble Slides into Cup

FunLab: Design a Balloon Car

Problemset: Force and Acceleration (F=ma)
Problemset: Mass and Weight  | Momentum

Powerpoint Lecture: Newton's Third Law (collisions)
Lecture Notes

Review Guide: Newton's 2nd and 3rd Laws

### Energy

Powerpoint Lecture: Potential & Kinetic Energy | Lecture Notes

Article: Wicked Rollercoaster

Problem Set: Kinetic and Potential Energy

Review Guide: Energy

### Work

Powerpoint Lecture: Work and Power | Student Notes
Powerpoint Lecture: Simple Machines

Work and Machines: Vocabulary

Article: Levers and the Body

(Lab) Lever Lab: Calculate Mechanical Advantage
(Lab) Pulleys and Inclined Planes: If Your Need to Move a Piano.

(ELab) Pulley Systems

For Fun: Build a system of gears with Gearsket.ch

### Electricity & Magnetism

Powerpoint Lecture: Electricity | Student Notes
Powerpoint Lecture: Magnets | Student Notes

Graphing Energy Use

Electricity ProblemSet (Ohm's Law)

Electricity Crossword (Review)

Article: Magnetism

### Waves

Powerpoint Lecture: Waves | Lecture Notes

Powerpoint Lecture: Sound (Waves) | Lecture Notes
Powerpoint Lecture: Electromagnetic Waves | Lecture Notes
Powerpoint Lecture: Light & Color | Lecture Notes

Vocabulary: Electromagnetic Waves
Lab: Working with Light & Color

Article: Sonar

Video: Tsunami

Final Project: Technology and Inventions

Final Exam Practice Quizzes: Scientific Method & Motion | Forces | Energy & Work | Electricity & Magnets |
Final Exam Topic Review Guide | Final Exam Fill in the Blank Review

If it's green, it's BIOLOGY. ▪ If it stinks, it's CHEMISTRY. ▪ If it doesn't work, it's PHYSICS

##### Problemset: Acceleration

Practice the acceleration equation by identifying variables: final velocity, initial velocity, and time.

##### Wicked at Lagoon

How do roller coasters use potential and kinetic energy to design loops and hills. (Literacy and Science)

##### Balancing Act - Lever Lab

Learn how the arm length can affect the amount of work done by a lever in this virtual lab by PHET.

##### Circuit Construction Kit

Construct circuits and run tests to determine how voltage and resistance affects the brightness of a bulb.

##### Ohm's Law

This problemset uses the Ohm's Law equation to calculate voltage, resistance, and current within a circuit.

##### Magnets

This article gives a brief overview of how magnets are used in everyday living.